If you want to apply to WVU Potomac State, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
Here's an overiew of some of WVU Potomac State's admissions stats.
|WVU Potomac State 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.1|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||12%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not considered|
These are the application deadlines for Potomac State College of West Virginia University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
WVU Potomac State does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ See a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
For applicants who are non-residents, getting into Potomac State College of West Virginia University is not difficult.
It is not difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
WVU Potomac State has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis on the areas where you shine.
Curious about the factors that are considered by WVU Potomac State during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
Make sure to check with WVU Potomac State for more information on admission factors.
To apply to WVU Potomac State, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with WVU Potomac State's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Other Requirements||ACT and SAT scores|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to WVU Potomac State have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.
Out of all students that were admitted, 75% submitted a class rank. At WVU Potomac State 12% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 32% were in the top 25% and 60% were in the top 50%.
At Potomac State College of West Virginia University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|2.00 and 2.49||––|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to WVU Potomac State directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
WVU Potomac State does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
WVU Potomac State is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to WVU Potomac State. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in WVU Potomac State during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to WVU Potomac State?
❌ Students who are admitted to WVU Potomac State must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does WVU Potomac State accept transfer credits?
✅ WVU Potomac State accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does WVU Potomac State accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ WVU Potomac State accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to WVU Potomac State?
✅ WVU Potomac State is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at WVU Potomac State?
❌ WVU Potomac State does not offer early decision.
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First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to WVU Potomac State is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to WVU Potomac State is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At WVU Potomac State, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.06. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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