West Virginia University Comparison

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Overview

WVU
Location Morgantown, WV
Setting Small City
Enrollment 26,269
Type Public 4 Year
National Ranking #437
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Website wvu.edu
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Costs

WVU
Tuition (In State) $8,976
Tuition (Out of State) $25,320
Room & Board $10,948
Avg Net Price $13,087
Avg Grant Aid $9,842
% Receiving Grant Aid 94%

Admission

WVU
Applied 17,326
Admitted 14,535
Acceptance Rate 83.9%
Enrolled % 30.9%
Avg High School GPA 3.45
Typical High School Grades B+
Admissions Standards Challenging
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 21/27
SAT Range 1030/1230
Submit Test Scores Considered but not required
Application Deadline Mar 1, 2023

Academics

WVU
Student to Faculty Ratio 21:1
Popular Majors
  • Business (12%)
  • Engineering (11%)
  • General Studies (10%)
  • Communication (9%)
  • Health Professions (8%)

Outcomes

WVU
Graduation Rate 57%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $50,600
Making Student Loan Payments 59%
Median Student Loan Debt $24,001
Median Loan Payment $248

Diversity

WVU
% Men 48%
% Women 52%
Racial Diversity Very Low
HBCU No
% White 81%
% Black 5%
% Hispanic 4%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 3%
% International 6%
% Unknown Race 0%

Students

WVU
% In-State 44%
% Out-of-State 55%

Campus

WVU
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes No
Daycare Facility Yes
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/