West Virginia University

Acceptance Rate 89.82 %
SAT Average 1,130
Tuition & Fees $25,320
Student Population 26,269
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,852

Academic Overview

West Virginia University Campus, Morgantown, WV
West Virginia University is a public, four-years institute located in Morgantown, West Virginia. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $8,976 for West Virginia residents and $25,320 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 26,269 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 89.82% and the graduation rate is 64% last year.
The salary after graduation from West Virginia University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $52,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, West Virginia's tuition & fees is $8,976 for West Virginia residents and $25,320 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $10,332 for in-state students and $26,676 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
West Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at West Virginia. The acceptance rate of West Virginia is 89.82% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 28.12%. The average graduation rate is 64% and the transfer-out rate is 23%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,852 and 71% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 26,269 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for West Virginia University is 89.82 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for West Virginia University is 64 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for West Virginia University is 23 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for West Virginia University is 82 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for West Virginia University is 26,269
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for West Virginia University is 21 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
21 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,852 at West Virginia University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
AddressPO Box 6201, Morgantown, WV 26506
Online Applicationhttps://admissions.wvu.edu/how-to-apply
Financial Aidfinancialaid.wvu.edu/
Net Price Calculatorfinancialaid.wvu.edu/net-price-calculator
Veterans Tuitionwvuveterans.wvu.edu/
Disability Serviceaccessibilityservices.wvu.edu/

Offered Degrees

West Virginia offers 233 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree890
Master's Degree910
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship430
Doctor's degree - professional practice100

Special Learning Opportunities

West Virginia University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:7,210)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,258)

Veterans Benefits

West Virginia University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges