About West Virginia University

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does West Virginia University cost?

West Virginia University Cost of Attendance
In-state $7,992
Out-of-state $22,488
On-Campus Room and Board $10,218
Off-Campus Room and Board $7,750
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $7,769
$30,000-$48,000 $7,769
$48,000-$75,000 $10,947
$75,000-$110,000 $13,832
Over $110,000 $14,504

West Virginia University Financial Aid and Debt

59%

Students paying down their debt

$23,969

Typical Total Student Debt

$246

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 91% $8,018
Federal Grants 27% $4,712
Pell grants 27% $4,193
Other federal grants 9% $1,356
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 36% $4,891
Institutional grants or scholarships 66% $4,843
Student loan aid 56% $7,355
Federal student loans 55% $6,689
Other student loans 7% $14,790

West Virginia University Scholarships: Start Earning in High School

Over 500,000 high school students are earning no-essay college scholarships for their grades, activities, and other achievements.

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Do an extracurricular activity 358 Up to $1,000
Have work experience 154 Up to $4,000
Take a foreign language class 182 Up to $3,000
Take a challenging class 747 Up to $3,000
Visit a college campus 306 Up to $4,500
Play a sport 160 Up to $600

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

West Virginia University Admissions

What is West Virginia University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 76%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 39% of applicants
SAT Reading 460-560
SAT Math 470-580
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 61% of applicants
Composite Score 21-27

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West Virginia University Campus Life

20:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

412

Forbes Ranking

32%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

57%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 24343
Living on campus 7%
Transfer Students 28%
Under Age 25 45%
Gender Balance
Men
54%
Women
46%

Student Diversity

36%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
79.81%
Unknown
10.08%
Black or African American
4.83%
Hispanic or Latino
3.57%
Asian
1.49%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.16%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.07%

West Virginia University Graduation Success

79%

First Year Student Retention

32%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$43,400

Average Salary After Graduation

About West Virginia University

Address

PO Box 6201
Morgantown, WV

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Research Universities
Setting Small City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify