Policies and General Information
Graduate Admission Tests
Information about admission tests is available from the GRE website or from the Educational Testing Service, P.O. Box 6103, Princeton, NJ 08541-6103 for the Graduate Record Examinations Test, or from the official GMAT website for the Graduate Management Admission Test. Those considering application to a graduate program must remember that it can take four to six weeks for the Graduate College to receive the results of test scores.
Applicants must consult the listing of the program to which they are applying to determine exactly which test scores are required. Students who are seeking financial aid in the form of assistantships or fellowships must submit GRE or GMAT scores. Scores must be from tests taken within five years of the date of application.
If your native or first language is not English, you must submit scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), academic version.
Minimum acceptable TOEFL scores for admission to the Graduate College at the University of Vermont - Internet based = 80, Computer based = 213, and Paper based = 550. Minimum acceptable scores for a student to qualify for receiving funding at the University of Vermont - Internet based = 100, Computer based = 250, and Paper based = 600. Institution Code for test scores for UVM is 3920. Questions about the TOEFL examination may be directed to TOEFL/TSE Services, ETS, Box 6154, Princeton, NJ 08541-6154; telephone, 609-771-7100.
Minimum acceptable scores on the IELTS (academic version) are 6.5 for admission and 7.0 to qualify for funding.