How much does Fairmont State University cost?

Fairmont State University Cost of Attendance
In-state $7,514
Out-of-state $16,324
On-Campus Room and Board $9,004
Off-Campus Room and Board $8,426
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $7,449
$30,000-$48,000 $8,234
$48,000-$75,000 $11,184
$75,000-$110,000 $7,449
Over $110,000 $15,120

Fairmont State University Financial Aid and Debt

43%

Students paying down their debt

$22,000

Typical Total Student Debt

$227

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 92% $7,199
Federal Grants 46% $4,805
Pell grants 46% $4,679
Other federal grants 10% $620
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 64% $3,747
Institutional grants or scholarships 44% $3,860
Student loan aid 58% $5,626
Federal student loans 58% $6,429
Other student loans 4% $9,647

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a challenging class 315 Up to $3,000
Do an extracurricular activity 303 Up to $3,000
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Fairmont State University Admissions

What is Fairmont State University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 95%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 29% of applicants
SAT Reading 460-560
SAT Math 440-530
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 87% of applicants
Composite Score 18-23

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Fairmont State University Campus Life

17:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Forbes Ranking

19%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

36%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 3661
Living on campus 8%
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance
Women
56%
Men
44%

Student Diversity

27%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
85.44%
Unknown
6.42%
Black or African American
5.49%
Hispanic or Latino
1.83%
Asian
0.63%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.14%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.05%

Fairmont State University Graduation Success

First Year Student Retention

19%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$32,100

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Fairmont State University

Address

1201 Locust Ave
Fairmont, WV

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Distant Town
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify