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Morgantown, West Virginia

West Virginia University

Overview

Student Population
28,406
National Rank
#478
West Virginia University overview
Location Morgantown, West Virginia
Online wvu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
West Virginia University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Morgantown, West Virginia, West Virginia University is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 20,594 prospective students applied, and 14,807 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 5,225 enrolled in the school.  25,154 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,252 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $8,376 plus fees of $0. WVU is ranked 478 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Challenging 
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SAT 1100/1280
ACT 21/27
GPA 3.36
Applications Accepted
71.9% 
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Applications Due Aug 1, 2019
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

West Virginia Resident Tuition
$8,376
In State Costs for West Virginia University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$900
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $10,576
Budget for Other Expenses$2,620
Total One Year Cost$22,472
Out of State Tuition
$23,616
Out of State Costs for West Virginia University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$900
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $10,576
Budget for Other Expenses$2,620
Total One Year Cost$37,712

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$50,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
57% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by West Virginia University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 12%
Engineering 11%
General Studies 10%
Communication 9%
Health Professions 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=238032 IPEDS survey data for West Virginia University.