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Undergraduate
(in-state)
$15,323
($6,246)
Graduate
(in-state)
$13,860
($8,661)
Books & Supplies $1,233
On-Campus Living Costs $12,474
Off-Campus Living Costs $11,398

Average Costs of Attendance at West Virginia Colleges

For academic year 2020-2021, the average costs of attendance (COA) is $29,029 when a student lives on campus and $27,953 when living off campus (based on out-of-state rates). The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $6,246 for West Virginia residents and $15,323 for others. The average graduate school tuition & fees is $8,661 for West Virginia residents and $13,860 for out of state students. The living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $12,474 when a student lives on campus and $11,398 when living off campus in average.
2020-2021 Average Cost of Attendance
West Virginia Colleges
Living On CampusLiving Off Campus
Total$19,952 (In-State)
$29,029 (Out-of-State)
$18,876 (In-State)
$27,953 (Out-of-State)
Tuition & Fees$6,246 (In-State)
$15,323 (Out-of-State)
$6,246 (In-State)
$15,323 (Out-of-State)
Books & Supplies$1,233$1,233
Living Costs$12,474$11,398
[Chart] Average Costs of Attendance - West Virginia Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2020-2021, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of West Virginia colleges and universities is $6,246 for in-state students and $15,323 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 1.59% compared to the previous year.
2020-2021 Average Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
West Virginia Colleges and Universities
2018201920202021
In-State$5,650$5,907 $6,085$6,246
Out-Of-State$14,462$15,044 $15,082$15,323
[Chart] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees - West Virginia Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2020-2021, the average graduate tuition & fees of West Virginia colleges and universities is $8,661 for in-state students and $13,860 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition rates are increased by 2.44% compared to the previous year.
2020-2021 Average Graduate Tuition & Fees
West Virginia Colleges and Universities
2018201920202021
In-State$7,865$8,400 $8,627$8,661
Out-Of-State$13,557$13,718 $13,529$13,860
[Chart] Graduate Tuition & Fees - West Virginia Colleges

Books & Supplies Costs

For academic year 2020-2021, the average books & supplies costs of West Virginia colleges and universities is $1,233. The books & supplies costs are decreased by -0.32% compared to the previous year.
2020-2021 Average Books & Supplies Costs
West Virginia Colleges and Universities
2018201920202021
Books & Supplies$1,240$1,242 $1,236$1,233
[Chart] Books & Supplies Costs - West Virginia Colleges

Average Living Costs

For academic year 2020-2021, the average living costs of West Virginia colleges and universities is $12,474 when a student lives on campus and $11,398 when living off campus. It includes the costs of room, board, and other expenses. The on-campus living costs are increased by 0.23% compared to the previous year. The off-campus living costs are increased by 0.07% compared to the previous year.
2020-2021 Average Living Costs
West Virginia Colleges and Universities
2018201920202021
On-Campus$11,853$12,061 $12,446$12,474
Off-Campus$10,966$11,043 $11,390$11,398
[Chart] Living Costs - West Virginia Colleges