Cappex.com - College search made simple.
Dismiss notification

Interested in this school?

Please type at least the first 4 letters of the school name.

Ohio Valley University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

482 students

46% admitted

  • 386 full time
  • 96 part time
  • 199 men full time
  • 187 women full time
  • 870 applied
  • 397 admitted
  • 147 enrolled

407 Undergraduates

$17,000 tuition/year

  • 40 Graduates
  • 35 Non-Degree
  • $17,000 in state
  • $1,750 fees
  • $6,900 room & board
  • $1,200 books
  • (Based on stats from 2013/2014)

Social Stream

At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Churches of Christ
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Small city
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Jordan from Rainelle, WV
  • 0
  • Ohio Valley University is a wonderful college. The student/faculty is great, you can't really find that anywhere else. The faculty truly care for the students and you can see God…

  • Jun-01-2012 Read More
  • Student from WV
  • 0
  • Ohio Valley University has the credibility and academics of a large school without the coldness often incorporated with such institutions. We have many sports teams and other extracurricular activities that…

  • Aug-12-2012 Read More
  • Bug
  • 0
  • Although, there could be more organization when it comes to registration and move-in days Ohio Valley University is a very nice university. It may not have the best appearance, but…

  • Aug-31-2012 Read More
  • Lyndsey from Parkersburg , WV
  • 0
  • Ohio Valley has a good all around atmosphere. Small class sizes so you have more one on one time with professors and able to get the learning experience you need. Many people…

  • Sep-03-2012 Read More
  • Nicholas from Milford Center, OH
  • 0
  • An excellent Christian college that offers a good variety of degrees, while personalizing your education experience. The faculty, staff, and students are extremely friendly, and anyone will feel right at…

  • Dec-02-2014 Read More
Mission Statement

At Ohio Valley University, we seek to transform lives in a Christ-centered academic community that integrates
higher learning, biblical faith, and service to God and humanity.

This is accomplished by:

*Equipping students for life through quality academic programs
*Encouraging life-shaping relationships among faculty, staff, and students
*Fostering holistic growth through varied co-curricular activities
*Promoting knowledge, values, and skills inherent in healthy families and quality relationships
*Connecting students to the global community
*Instilling a desire for life-long learning
*Creating opportunities for growth in faith and service

Ohio Valley University
  • Located in Vienna, WV
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 482 students enrolled
  • 46% admitted
  • $17,000 annual cost to attend

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Thomas from Huntington, WV
  • Nov-29-2009 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    They have different activities that the kids can get involved with like whitewater rafting trips and other adventures. My son is a soccer player and looking forward to playing with Coach Lyons next year.

    Read More