How much does Bluefield State College cost?

Bluefield State College Cost of Attendance
In-state $6,728
Out-of-state $13,032
On-Campus Room and Board
Off-Campus Room and Board $8,300
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $7,186
$30,000-$48,000 $9,471
$48,000-$75,000 $11,092
$75,000-$110,000 $7,186
Over $110,000 $13,136

Bluefield State College Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 94% $6,862
Federal Grants 62% $4,333
Pell grants 56% $4,470
Other federal grants 7% $1,234
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 69% $3,524
Institutional grants or scholarships 38% $1,109
Student loan aid 44% $6,382
Federal student loans 43% $7,313
Other student loans 2% $9,561

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Attend a summer program 152 Up to $6,000
Take a foreign language class 186 Up to $5,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Take a challenging class 317 Up to $3,000
Do an extracurricular activity 300 Up to $3,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Bluefield State College Admissions

What is Bluefield State College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 81%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 12% of applicants
SAT Reading 500-580
SAT Math 460-510
SAT Writing 370-510
ACT Submissions 88% of applicants
Composite Score 17-21

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Bluefield State College Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1379
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25 72%
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Bluefield State College Graduation Success

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About Bluefield State College

The mission of Bluefield State College is to provide students an affordable, accessible opportunity for public higher education. An historically black institution, Bluefield State College prepares students for diverse professions, graduate study, informed citizenship, community involvement, and public service in an ever-changing global society. The College demonstrates its commitment to the student's intellectual, personal, ethical, and cultural development by providing a dedicated faculty and staff, quality educational programs, and strong student support services in a nurturing environment.


219 Rock St
Bluefield, WV

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Distant Town
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify