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Colleges / Concord University

Concord University

Athens, WV 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate91%
Acceptance Rate91%

About Concord University

Concord University is a public, state university in the rural area of Athens, West Virginia. Concord University was founded in 1872. The university currently enrolls around 1,748 students per year, including 1,399 undergrads.

Concord University Acceptance Rate

It is not difficult to get into Concord University. Around 91% of applicants get into Concord University each year. In 2022, 1,581 out of 1,730 total applicants were accepted.

Concord University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 91%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 60%

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Concord University is located in Athens, West Virginia,.

If you would like to see Concord University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 77 to Athens, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Mercer County.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Concord University and Athens are like without leaving home.

College Info

Vermillion Street, PO Box 1000 Athens, WV 24712-1000

Campus Setting: Rural

Concord University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Concord University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Concord University is Continuous processing.

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Concord University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

940 - 1130


Math SAT Range

440 - 560


Reading SAT Range

450 - 580

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

1130 and Above


940 to 1130


940 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Concord University students is 1016. Applicants with SAT scores of 1130 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Concord University, while applicants with SAT scores between 940 to 1130 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 940 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Concord University.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Concord University is like? There are approximately 1,748 students enrolled at Concord University, including 1,399 undergraduate students and 349 graduate students. 89% percent of students attend school full-time, 78% percent are from WV and 22% percent of students are from other states.


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