The Vermont State College System Board of Trustees approved an in-state undergraduate base tuition rate of $9,999 for fall 2023, essentially reducing tuition by 15% for residents of Green Mountain State when the system completes a merger next summer.
This decision applies to Castleton University, Northern Vermont University and Vermont Technical College, which make up Vermont State Universitya single institution that will officially come into existence on July 1, 2023, when the trio of institutions will become a multi-campus operation.
About 70 percent of students at Vermont State University come from the state, a system press release Noted. The base tuition rate for out-of-state students will now start at $19,998.
The press release says the system has kept tuition frozen for the past two years and state credits have increased since 2020, allowing for a tuition reset.