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Marshall University

Huntington, WV 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate98%
Acceptance Rate98%

About Marshall University

Marshall University is a public, state college in the city of Huntington, West Virginia. Marshall University was founded in 1837. The college currently enrolls around 11,132 students a year, including 8,008 undergrad students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Marshall University

It is moderately difficult to get into Marshall University. The acceptance rate at Marshall University is 98%. In 2022, 5,479 out of 5,602 total applicants were accepted.

Marshall University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 98%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.7
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 56%

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Marshall University Campus Tours

Marshall University is locatedin the city of Huntington, West Virginia,.

If you would like to see Marshall University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 64 to Huntington, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Huntington Tri-State Airport.

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

College Info

One John Marshall Drive https://www.marshall.edu/ Huntington, WV 25755

Campus Setting: Urban

Marshall University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 10

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Marshall University is Aug 10.

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

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Marshall University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

940 - 1140


Math SAT Range

450 - 550


Reading SAT Range

480 - 600

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1140 and Above


940 to 1140


940 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Marshall University students is 1048. Applicants with SAT scores of 1140 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Marshall University, while applicants with SAT scores between 940 to 1140 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 Marshall University.

Marshall University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Marshall University is like? There are approximately 11,132 students enrolled at Marshall University, including 8,008 undergraduate students and 3,124 graduate students. 82% percent of students attend school full-time, 81% percent are from WV and 19% percent of students are from other states.


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