West Virginia UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Morgantown, West Virginia Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$8,976

Avg in-state tuition

$25,320

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About West Virginia University

West Virginia University is a large public university located on an urban campus in Morgantown, West Virginia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 26,839, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 84%. The university offers 75 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 61%, and a student-faculty ratio of 20:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,976, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $25,320.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

84% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 84%

Retention Rate 79%

Graduation Rate 61%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1030-1230

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-27

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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51%

Female Student Population

20:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

27k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

79%

Non-U.S. Citizen

7%

Black

4%

Hispanic

4%

Two or more races

4%

Asian

2%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

27% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

27%

State Grant Aid

38%

Institution Grant Aid

76%

Pell Grant

27%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,951
State Grant Aid $4,979
Institution Grant Aid $6,316
Pell Grant Aid $4,544
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.