Tuition and Fees



Teacher Internship Program (licensure only): $17,180 for 24 credits.

MEd Degree in Teaching for licensure candidates/alums: $8,040 for 12 credits

MEd Degree in Teaching for other practicing educators: $10,560 for 36 credits

Tuition may vary depending on individual circumstances and pathways chosen. 


Additional fees include

  • $40 nonrefundable application fee
  • $150 nonrefundable enrollment fee, Teacher Internship Program
  • $75 nonrefundable enrollment fee, MEd degree pathways

Other costs associated with program participation include, but are not limited to,

  • books & technology
  • required licensure exams 
  • background checks

For the licensure pathway, depending upon the candidate’s background and what endorsement(s) the candidate seeks to earn, additional coursework, or its equivalent, at another institution may be required.


Scholarship Opportunities

Teacher Preparation Pathway Scholarships

This scholarship is intended for those who completed majors, minors, or signification graduate study in education, including supervised fieldwork, from a regionally accredited college or university. Significant study in the area of endorsement also required. Recipients may be awarded up to $3,990. 

Mission Impact Byrne Scholarships

The Mission Impact Scholarship is intended to attract and reward candidates who will have an extra mission impact based on the UVEI admissions standards. This scholarship is for exceptional candidates who demonstrate prior experience in education, extraordinary academic readiness, life and career experience, a long-term commitment to serving high need students (especially in the New Hampshire and Vermont region), and the dispositions of highly effective teachers. Recipients may be awarded up to $5,000

Contact UVEI for details about the mission impact and teacher preparation scholarships.

P.E.O. Scholarship

The P.E.O. is a philanthropic organization where women can achieve educational goals through scholarships.

Local chapter contact:

Julie Coombs, the Vice President and Educational Committee Chairwoman


VSAC Vermont Teacher Forgiveable Loan

New in 2023: VSAC assists in administering a loan of up to $16,280 for those who enroll in a qualifying teacher licensure program, forgiveable if recipients teach in a Vermont school for one year. More information is available in the VSAC scholarships booklet. Applicants will need to fill out the VSAC Unified Scholarships Application at


Financial Aid for Licensure Program

Every effort is made to make UVEI financially feasible. For the 24-credit Teacher Internship Program, UVEI offers several sources of financial assistance, including Pell grants, Stafford loans, private loans, and need-based Byrne Scholarships. Financial assistance is awarded based on a financial needs assessment and fund availability. Contact UVEI for details about the financial aid process.

The financial aid process begins with the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)*. We recommend applying online at the FAFSA website, Be sure to list UVEI’s school code, 034373, in the appropriate space on the application. After your application has been processed, UVEI will receive the Student Aid Report and will work with each intern to help make UVEI program financially feasible.

*Special note: Changes to the FAFSA for 2024-2025: view a summary video. Processing of the 2024-2025 FAFSA is delayed. Please contact the Business & Operations Manager, Andrea Feid, with questions.


Cancellation & Refund Policy

Complete information about our cancellation and refund policy.