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Grading at UVM

Credit through Examinations

:: Advanced Placement (AP)

Obtaining Your Scores: If you have taken AP exams within the past five years you can obtain your scores via mail or phone.
By Mail

Send a check or money order for fifteen dollars to:

Advanced Placement Program-ETS
PO Box 6671
Princeton, NJ 08541-6671

By Phone

1-888-225-5427 or 1-609-771-7300

If paying by credit card the fee is $15.00
If you wish to be billed the fee is $25.00

If you wish to obtain scores for AP exams taken more than five years ago you must order them by mail. You may request your scores be rushed. If you request your scores be rushed the fee is $25.00

Learn More: To learn more about Advanced Placement exams and to see how AP scores are currently transferring click here.

:: International Baccalaureate (IB)

In order to be eligible for transfer credit you must receive a grade of 5, 6, or 7 on a higher level exam. No credit is awarded for standard level exams. You do not need to complete the full diploma credits in order to transfer.

Obtaining Your Scores: To obtain your IB transcript visit the International Baccalaureate programs transcript request page. 3-5 days after the official transcript has arrived you will be able to view your transfer credit by logging into myUVM and clicking on transfer credit located in the Academic Records section of the My Records channel found on the Registrar tab.

Learn More: To learn more about how you might apply your IB coursework at UVM click here. Credit for other courses completed at the higher level with a score of 5, 6, or 7 will be reviewed on a case by case basis by the corresponding academic department.

:: College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Obtaining Your Scores: To obtain your scores for CLEP exams you must request them in writing.

Send the following information :

  • Full Name & Date of Birth
  • Social Security Number
  • Location & Date of Each Exam Taken
  • UVM's Name & College Code (3920)

If you are requesting scores for CLEP exams taken prior to July 1980 you will need to provide both the month and the year the exam was taken.


PO Box 6600
Princeton, NJ 08541-6600

Enclose a check or money order for $20.00 per transcript requested.

Learn More: To learn more about CLEP exams and to see how CLEP scores are currently transferring click here. For further information about CLEP, contact CollegeBoard directly at 1-257-9558 or visit them online.

:: Credit by Examination

If you are a degree student you may attempt (with the approval of your advisor and college) to receive credit for specific courses by taking a special examination. The fee for the examination is $50.00 per credit hour. To read more about the specific conditions under which you may request credit by examination visit the Online Catalogue or download the Credit by Examination form.

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