We are your Vermont State Colleges.

We are Castleton University, the Community College of Vermont, Northern Vermont University, and Vermont Technical College. We exist for the benefit of Vermont and this year, we’ve teamed up with the state to offer Vermonters attending our institutions millions of dollars in scholarships, free tuition, and other financial aid opportunities.

Are you transferring to a Vermont State College this fall?

Do you have some college credits but no degree?

Free Courses for Vermonters Whose Jobs Have been Impacted by COVID-19

The Vermont State Colleges are offering numerous training options across many high-demand industries, and the classes are available today.

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Can we offer you FREE TUITION in 2021-2022?

Frequently Asked Questions

Free Tuition is available for students enrolled in the following programs:

Terms and conditions may apply. To learn more about your eligibility, click on the links for each of the colleges to reach their admissions offices.

Photos of NVU's Johnson and Lyndon campuses

Northern Vermont University

Contact us at NVU Admissions

There are also tuition-free opportunities available at our schools through the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC)!

While you’re here … did you know that exciting plans are on the horizon for our schools and our students?

In 2023, Castleton University, Northern Vermont University (at Johnson and Lyndon), and Vermont Technical College will unify under one accreditation to form a single university across our current campus locations. This university, along with the Community College of Vermont, will provide the added benefits of:

Learn more at www.vsc.edu/transformation.

For more resources, check out MyFutureVT.

MyFutureVT is Vermont’s free online resource providing the information you need to make the best decisions about your career and education options. The site showcases Vermont’s most promising careers and the in-state education and training programs to get into these jobs. Plus, MyFutureVT connects you with valuable resources and support services to help you along in your career and education journey.