Resources › For Students and Parents Lyndon State College Admissions Share Flipboard Email Print Getty Images / Kentarro Tryman For Students and Parents College Admissions College Profiles College Admissions Process College Rankings Choosing A College Application Tips Essay Samples & Tips Testing Graphs College Financial Aid Extracurricular Activities Advanced Placement Homework Help Private School Test Prep College Life Graduate School Business School Law School Distance Learning View More By Allen Grove College Admissions Expert Ph.D., English, University of Pennsylvania M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania B.S., Materials Science & Engineering and Literature, MIT Dr. Allen Grove is an Alfred University English professor and a college admissions expert with 20 years of experience helping students transition to college. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Allen Grove Updated June 05, 2019 Lyndon State College is an accessible school--in 2016, it had an acceptance rate of 98%. Prospective students are encouraged to apply using the Common Application. Required materials include high school transcripts, a letter (or two) of recommendation, and scores from the SAT or ACT. Admissions Data (2016) Lyndon State College Acceptance Rate: 98%Test Scores -- 25th / 75th PercentileSAT Critical Reading: 410 / 540SAT Math: 430 / 520SAT Writing: - / -What these SAT numbers meanCompare SAT scores for Vermont collegesACT Composite: 15 / 23ACT English: 13 / 23ACT Math: 15 / 24ACT Writing: - / -What these ACT numbers meanCompare ACT scores for Vermont colleges Lyndon State College Description Located in the Northeast Kingdom in Vermont, Lyndon State College is a public college with a focus on both the liberal arts and professional study. Outdoor lovers will love the campus's close proximity to excellent skiing, hiking, climbing, and kayaking. The hill-top campus has a stunning view of Burke Mountain and the surrounding woodlands and farmland. The college values hands-on learning, and professional programs in fields such as business, human services, and television studies are popular among undergraduates. Academics are supported by a 14 to 1 student/faculty ratio. Student life is active with over 25 clubs and organizations. In athletics, the Lyndon State Hornets compete in the NCAA Division III North Atlantic Conference. The college fields six men's and six women's intercollegiate sports. Enrollment (2016) Total Enrollment: 1,256 (1,171 undergraduates)Gender Breakdown: 59% Male / 41% Female82% Full-time Costs (2016 - 17) Tuition and Fees: $11,290 (in-state); $22,978 (out-of-state)Books: $1,000 (why so much?)Room and Board: $9,988Other Expenses: $1,600Total Cost: $23,878 (in-state); $35,566 (out-of-state) Lyndon State College Financial Aid (2015 - 16) Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 98%Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of AidGrants: 92%Loans: 77%Average Amount of AidGrants: $6,340Loans: $8,216 Academic Programs Most Popular Majors: Business Administration, Graphic Design, Human Services, Meteorology, Social Sciences, Television Studies Graduation and Retention Rates First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 68%Transfer-out Rate: 22%4-Year Graduation Rate: 20%6-Year Graduation Rate: 38% Intercollegiate Athletic Programs Men's Sports: Soccer, Baseball, Track and Field, Tennis, Cross Country, Basketball, LacrosseWomen's Sports: Basketball, Volleyball, Tennis, Softball, Cross Country, Track and Field, Soccer You May Also Like These Schools Johnson State College: Profile University of Vermont: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphBecker College: Profile Bennington College: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphUniversity of Rhode Island: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphUniversity of Massachusetts - Lowell: Profile Green Mountain College: Profile University of Southern Maine: Profile Salem State University: Profile Champlain College: Profile New England College: Profile Lasell College: Profile Lyndon State College Mission Statement Lyndon State College prepares every student for personal and professional success through experience-based, high-quality programs in the liberal arts and professional studies.