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Financial Aid Statistics Comparison

For all undergraduate students, the average percent receiving aid is 78.20 % and the average aid amount is $15,225. The financial aid includes Federal (Pell and other federal), state, local, institutional or other grant aid, and federal student loans. Next table compares the total number and percentage of undergraduate students who received any financial aid between best schools in West Virginia for academic year 2019-2020.

All Undergraduate Financial Aid Statistics Between Best Schools In West Virginia
RankNameNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount
1 West Virginia University
14,95171%$9,852
2 Shepherd University
1,93160%$7,100
3 West Virginia Wesleyan College
1,128100%$24,940
4 Bethany College
516100%$33,067
5 West Liberty University
1,50969%$8,931
6 Marshall University
7,21577%$8,947
7 Wheeling University
37170%$23,662
8 Fairmont State University
2,72276%$7,478
9 Concord University
1,37988%$10,083
10 University of Charleston
1,35871%$18,186
Average3,30878.20%$15,225

Beginning Students Financial Aid

For first-time, full-time beginning students, the average percent of receiving grant and/or scholarship is 9.36 % and the average grant amount is $1,432. This includes grants or scholarship from all sources - federal (pell grants and other federal grants), state/local, and institutions. The average percent of students who receiving student loans (federal and other student loans) is 6.51 % and the average loan amount is $689. Next table compares the financial aid statistics for first-time, full-time undergraduate students (freshmen) between best schools in West Virginia for academic year 2019-2020.

Beginning Student Financial Aid Comparison Between Best Schools In West Virginia
RankNameGrants/ScholarshipsStudent Loans
Number Receiving Aid (Percentage)Average AmountNumber Receiving Aid (Percentage)Average Amount
1 West Virginia University
4,181
(85%)
$9,8422,854
(58%)
$9,175
2 Shepherd University
441
(89%)
$7,789275
(56%)
$5,864
3 West Virginia Wesleyan College
326
(100%)
$26,421251
(77%)
$7,581
4 Bethany College
184
(100%)
$30,904143
(78%)
$6,921
5 West Liberty University
375
(84%)
$5,293281
(63%)
$10,587
6 Marshall University
1,625
(93%)
$11,133926
(53%)
$5,855
7 Wheeling University
77
(99%)
$11,18876
(97%)
$4,170
8 Fairmont State University
705
(94%)
$7,248411
(55%)
$5,925
9 Concord University
342
(93%)
$9,852188
(51%)
$6,601
10 University of Charleston
257
(99%)
$23,567164
(63%)
$6,227
Average851
(93.60%)
$14,324557
(65.10%)
$6,891
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