west-virginia Colleges Hardest to Get Into

Colleges with the Lowest Acceptance Rate in west-virginia for 2019

These are the most selective colleges in west-virginia. We've ranked the schools which reject over fifty percent of applicants by rate of acceptance. Leading the list is Ohio Valley University which sent acceptance letters to only 29% of the 892 students who applied and rejected 71%. Interestingly, not all schools on our "most selective" lists are overly academically challenging. Schools with less rigorous standardized test and high school GPA requirements may receive a large numbers of qualified applicants and the school does not have the capacity to potentially enroll.

List of Lowest Acceptance Rate Colleges & Universities in west-virginia
Rank College Percent Admitted Academic Difficulty
1 Ohio Valley University
Vienna, West Virginia
892 Applicants
29% Easy  Chance
2 Alderson Broaddus College
Philippi, West Virginia
4,329 Applicants
41% Easy  Chance
3 Davis & Elkins College
Elkins, West Virginia
2,295 Applicants
42% Easy  Chance