West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV, USA
3.67 Average Rating
West Virginia University is a public, land-grant institution that operates 10 experimental farms and four forests across the state. Sociology, Journalism, and the Arts and Humanities are popular fields of study at this research-intensive university. Students travel to-and-from WVU’s multiple campuses for free through the Personal Rapid Transit system.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
50%
Out of State Students
50%
0
100
82%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 23
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1078
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision August 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
Other May 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
28,409
Total Number of Undergrads
22,504
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
33%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
57%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
18:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$11,206
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$8,976
Out-of-State Tuition
$25,320
Students Receiving Financial Aid
67%
Average Aid Per Year
$9,561
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
52%
48%
Student Organizations
18
Size of Town
City: Small
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Pittsburgh
Washington
New York
Charleston
Philadelphia
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
79%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$50,600
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What Students Are Saying

3.67 Average Rating
west virginia university offers an amazing experience that is second to none. not only are there very competitive programs on campus, but the mountaineers have become a staple in the world of college athletics. excitement looms in the classroom and at every sporting event!
Jonathon from Morgantown, WV
One of the greatest schools on the planet. A great and fun place to be. Lots of help when you need it.
Dominique from Philadelphia, PA

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