UVM Admissions http://wamc.org en UVM President Wants to Make Admissions Harder http://wamc.org/post/uvm-president-wants-make-admissions-harder <p>The new president of the University of Vermont wants to make the school harder to get in to for out-of-state applicants.<br><br>President Tom Sullivan, who took office in July, says increased selectivity is a part of his vision for "enhancing quality and affordability" of the school.<br><br>By the standard measure of selectivity, UVM was slightly less selective in 2012 than it was a decade ago. In the fall of 2002, UVM agreed to admit 71.5 percent of applicants. This year UVM accepted 76.6 percent of applicants.<br><br>Sullivan's goal is to bring the figure down to about 65 percent.<br> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 22:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 53647 at http://wamc.org UVM President Wants to Make Admissions Harder