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Fairmont State University Scholarships

1201 Locust Ave Tuition In/Out-State: $5,326 / $11,230 Total Fall Enrollment: 4,709
Fairmont , WV 26554-2470 Books and Supplies: $1,000 Applicants Admitted: 57%
(304) 367-4000 On-campus Room and Board: $7,420 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 92%
http://www.fairmontstate.edu/ Undergraduate Application Fee: - Receiving Institutional Aid: 25% , $2,297 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Fairmont State University General Information

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    Address 1201 Locust Ave, Fairmont, WV 26554-2470
    Phone Number (304) 367-4000
    Web Address http://www.fairmontstate.edu/
    Mission Statement -
    Type of School Four or more years, Public
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Master's degree
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Town, distant from an urban area
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    Fairmont State University Size

    Total enrollment 4,709
    Enrolled full time 3,904
    Enrolled part time 805

    Fairmont State University Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 1,780
    Women enrolled full time 2,124
    American Indian/Alaskan Native -
    Asian/Pacific Islander -
    Black/Non-Hispanic -
    Hispanic -
    White/Non-Hispanic -
    Non-Resident Alien 1%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 0%
  • Fairmont State University Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee -
    Applied 3,354
    Admitted 1,906
    Enrolled 776
    Admitted % 57%

    Fairmont State University Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
    Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Fairmont State University Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 7%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 400
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 500
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 420
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 530
    Students submitting ACT 85%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 18
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 23
  • Fairmont State University Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $5,326
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $11,230
    Books and Supplies $1,000
    On-campus room and board $7,420
    Off-campus room and board -

    Fairmont State University Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 92%
    Receiving Federal Grants 49% , $4,103 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 25% , $2,297 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 61% , $5,399 on average
  • Fairmont State University Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Associate Bachelor Master
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 0 12 0
    BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES Associate Bachelor Master
    Accounting 0 17 0
    Business Administration and Management, General 0 132 16
    COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS Associate Bachelor Master
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric 0 3 0
    COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES Associate Bachelor Master
    Printing Press Operator 0 25 0
    COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES Associate Bachelor Master
    Computer and Information Sciences, General 0 9 0
    Information Science/Studies 0 13 0
    EDUCATION Associate Bachelor Master
    Education, General 0 58 0
    Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 0 0 57
    Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other 0 0 13
    ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS Associate Bachelor Master
    Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering Technology/Technician 0 9 0
    Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician 1 11 0
    Civil Engineering Technology/Technician 3 15 0
    Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 3 10 0
    Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician 1 11 0
    Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician 1 7 0
    ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Associate Bachelor Master
    English Language and Literature, General 0 5 0
    FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES Associate Bachelor Master
    Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 0 12 0
    FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS Associate Bachelor Master
    French Language and Literature 0 0 0
    Spanish Language and Literature 0 1 0
    HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS Associate Bachelor Master
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 0 8 0
    Health/Health Care Administration/Management 0 12 0
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 62 40 0
    HISTORY Associate Bachelor Master
    History, General 0 12 0
    HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES Associate Bachelor Master
    Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 0 43 3
    Forensic Science and Technology 0 0 0
    LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES Associate Bachelor Master
    General Studies 0 72 0
    MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Associate Bachelor Master
    Mathematics, General 0 6 0
    PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES Associate Bachelor Master
    Kinesiology and Exercise Science 0 24 0
    PHYSICAL SCIENCES Associate Bachelor Master
    Chemistry, General 0 11 0
    PSYCHOLOGY Associate Bachelor Master
    Psychology, General 0 30 0
    SOCIAL SCIENCES Associate Bachelor Master
    National Security Policy Studies 0 1 0
    Political Science and Government, General 0 9 0
    Sociology 0 5 0
    VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Associate Bachelor Master
    Commercial and Advertising Art 0 5 0
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 0 8 0
    Fine/Studio Arts, General 0 4 0
    Music, General 0 4 0
  • Fairmont State University Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline August 15
    Priority application deadline March 1
    Fall application deadline July 15
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due August 15
    SAT Subject score report due August 15
    College will notify student by October 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by No set date
    Deadline for housing deposit July 18

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline -
    Financial aid deadline March 1
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by -

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline -
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date Rolling admission
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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    Check out our Fall Open House!
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    Fairmont State University
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Charles J. McClain Presidential Scholarship

Scholarship Description
West Virgina high school seniors have the opportunity to compete for Fairmont State University's premier academic scholarships that cover tuition and fees, room and board and a $1,000 textbook stipend. To qualify, you must be a current high school senior who lives in West Virginia. You must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 and have an ACT composite of 26 or SAT composite of 1190. You have to be a PROMISE Scholarship recipient. To be considered, you have to apply for admission to FSU.
Amount
Tuition and fees, room and board, and a $1,000 textbook stipend
Number of Awards
-
Renewable
Yes
Renewal Criteria
Students who receive the scholarship must maintain a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA and must maintain their PROMISE Scholarship eligibility. FSU awards renewable for 3 years.

Award Criteria Requirements:

Financial need
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GPA
3.5
SAT
1190
ACT
26
Class Standing
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State
WV
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