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Colleges / West Virginia University

West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV 4-Year Public
Acceptance RateN.A.
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About West Virginia University

West Virginia University is a public, state university in the town of Morgantown, West Virginia. West Virginia University was founded in 1867. The university currently enrolls around 26,839 students per year, including 21,228 undergraduate students.

West Virginia University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 81%

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West Virginia University is located in Morgantown, West Virginia, near Pittsburgh.

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College Info

PO Box 6201 Morgantown, WV 26506

Campus Setting: Small Town

West Virginia University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 1

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

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to West Virginia University is Aug 1.

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West Virginia University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1040 - 1230


Math SAT Range

510 - 620


Reading SAT Range

520 - 630

West Virginia University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at West Virginia University is like? There are approximately 26,839 students enrolled at West Virginia University, including 21,228 undergraduate students and 5,611 graduate students. 91% percent of students attend school full-time, 59% percent are from WV and 41% percent of students are from other states.


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