The Vermont Statutes Online

Title 16: Education


Sub-Chapter 01: General Provisions

16 V.S.A. § 2282. Tuition for Vermont students

§ 2282. Tuition for Vermont students

(a) The purposes of this section are to provide greater educational opportunities for the youth of Vermont through reduced tuition charges at the University of Vermont and State Agricultural College.

(b) A Vermont resident who is enrolled in the University as a full-time undergraduate student shall not pay tuition in an amount that exceeds 40 percent of the tuition charged to a nonresident student.

(c) The trustees of the University of Vermont and State Agricultural College shall define eligibility for reduced tuition charges so as to effectuate the purposes of this section. Such a definition shall include the following:

(1) reasonable durational domicile requirements;

(2) provision that a residence established for the purpose of attending an education institution by either the person seeking reduced tuition or another shall not by itself constitute residence for the purposes of this section;

(3) requirement of such other indicia of permanent residence as said trustees shall deem proper. (Added 1959, No. 209, §§ 1, 2; amended 1971, No. 90, § 8; 1971, No. 184 (Adj. Sess.), § 3, eff. March 29, 1972; 1975, No. 117, § 1, eff. April 30, 1975; 2013, No. 179 (Adj. Sess.), § E.600.1, eff. June 9, 2014.)