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Green Mountain College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

790 students

67% admitted

  • 767 full time
  • 23 part time
  • 330 men full time
  • 437 women full time
  • 1,305 applied
  • 872 admitted
  • 140 enrolled

691 Undergraduates

$31,072 tuition/year

  • 81 Graduates
  • 18 Non-Degree
  • $31,072 in state
  • $1,120 fees
  • $11,266 room & board
  • $980 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Religious affiliation: United Methodist
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: New England Rural area, distant from an urban area
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Anonymous from Poultney, VT
  • 0
  • Green Mountain College is one of the top ten environmentally-focused schools in the United States, and has a consistently barefoot student body. If you possess an easy-going disposition and care…

  • May-23-2012 Read More
  • brianna from poultney, vt
  • 0
  • it provides diverse, rigorous academia. green mountain college allows to solidify relationships with the teachers and faculty. this college has taught me more about climate change and its future endeavors…

  • May-14-2016 Read More
  • Zachary from Amherst, NH
  • 0
  • this is a small college that has a excellent focus in their students success. the campus offers a family like atmosphere and the professors are very accommodating when assistance…

  • Mar-14-2012 Read More
  • JUDE CHISOM from Nigeria
  • 0
  • Green Mountain College is not just a College, but a College with great difference, keen in environmental sustainability, friendly admission counselor and students. GMC a nice place to study …

  • Apr-24-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

Green Mountain College prepares students for productive, caring, and fulfilling lives by taking the environment as the unifying theme underlying its academic and co-curricular programs. This innovative interdisciplinary approach to liberal arts education is grounded in the institution’s strong tradition of effective teaching and mentoring, and is complemented by a diversity of community-oriented campus life opportunities. Through a wide range of liberal arts and career-focused majors, the college fosters the ideals of environmental responsibility, public service, global understanding, and lifelong intellectual, physical, and spiritual development.

Green Mountain College
  • Located in Poultney, VT
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 790 students enrolled
  • 67% admitted
  • $31,072 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Forrest from Reading, MA
  • Sep-14-2011 I am a current student here

    I love being part of the Green Mountain community! There is always something that you can do here whether it be a Friday night or a Tuesday afternoon. The athletic programs are really on the rise fast and are a great time to go and watch.

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  • 5
  • Corey from Long Beach, CA
  • May-28-2011 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Reading reviews, and talking to people from different offices has convinced me that i will enjoy it at GMC. Every single person i have talked to so far have been super friendly, and very informative. I have a feeling that I will meet some of my closest friends while attending GMC, can't wait!

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  • 4
  • Jessica from Poultney, VT
  • Oct-21-2010 I am a current student here

    The atmosphere is so down to earth. Everyone is laid back and they do not care what is going on. They are many places to just sit down and relax and take a breather. The town is small and welcoming to anyone. I am originally from Missouri and it is a long haul from there to here, but the people at this school make it worth it.

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  • 5
  • RiAnna from Fairfield, PA
  • Jan-14-2010 I am a current student here

    I love Green Mountain College, they have a lot of great clubs for students including P.A.N.T.S which stands for People Are Not There Sex which is a gender education club, along with other clubs such as International Awareness Club, Student Senate, and Farm Crew. We are one of the few schools that have an organic farm that is run by the students, along with cows, chickens, goats, and pigs.

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  • 4
  • Kirstin from Pioneer, CA
  • Dec-05-2009 I am a current student here

    The first semester here can be problematic if you're not into partying, but eventually you make friends. The focus of the school has been really good for me in nurturing my interest in the environment. The food here is decent and the dorm rooms are awesome. I love the small feel of campus. It feels really great to see people I actually know around campus.

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