Southern Vermont College

Bennington, VT, USA
4.22 Average Rating

Located a short distance from both the Green Mountains and the nearby town of Bennington, Southern Vermont College offers a liberal arts education rooted in the principles of social responsibility and environmental protection. Every first year student is required to enroll in SVC’s Quest for Success, a program that combines academics with hands-on projects in the community. This combination of academics and activism led US News & World Report to name SVC the 25th Best Regional College in the North. The SVC campus features five miles of hiking trails and the Everett Mansion, which was completed in 1914 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.


Average Net Price
In-State Tuition
Out-of-State Tuition
Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Rural
In State Students
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Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 18
Average SAT Composite: 894

What Students Are Saying

4.22 Average Rating
Southern Vermont College is a small campus that serves different purposes; the purposes that SVC serves are making sure students graduate, get help in all areas needed and show students to be responsible. This college has a lot of majors to offer and students take note of that. Besides, the purposes and it's major SVC prepares you for the real world, it's definitely a solid 10, if that was the highest rate.
Angelina from BROOKLYN, NY
Southern Vermont College is a small, private institution. At SVC, an intimate and truly rewarding education can be achieved and follow throughout life. I will forever be fortunate to have the chance of attending.
Hope from Arlington, VT

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