Institute, West Virginia

West Virginia State University


Student Population
West Virginia State University overview
Location Institute, West Virginia
Online wvstateu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
West Virginia State University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Institute, West Virginia, West Virginia State University is a small four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 3,182 prospective students applied, and 3,105 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 394 enrolled in the school.  1,830 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,049 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $7,546 plus fees of $0. WVSU is ranked 1477 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
West Virginia State University overview
SAT 980/1130
ACT 17/22
GPA 2.89
Applications Accepted
West Virginia State University overview
Applications Due Aug 10, 2019
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for West Virginia State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,544
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $11,866
Budget for Other Expenses$2,272
Total One Year Cost$23,228


Average Salary After 10 Years
$32,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
25% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by West Virginia State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Liberal Arts and Humanities 23%
Business 17%
Education 10%
Communication 9%
Psychology 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=237899 IPEDS survey data for West Virginia State University.