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West Virginia Wesleyan College

Buckhannon, WV 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate71%
Acceptance Rate71%

About West Virginia Wesleyan College

West Virginia Wesleyan College is a private, religious college in the town of Buckhannon, West Virginia. West Virginia Wesleyan College was founded in 1890. The college currently enrolls around 1,449 students a year, including 1,320 undergrad students.

West Virginia Wesleyan College Acceptance Rate 2021

It is moderately difficult to get into West Virginia Wesleyan College. Around 71% of applicants get into West Virginia Wesleyan College each year. In 2021, 1,607 out of 2,278 total applicants were accepted.

West Virginia Wesleyan College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 71%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.5
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 35%

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West Virginia Wesleyan College is located in Buckhannon, West Virginia,.

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College Info

59 College Avenue Buckhannon, WV 26201

Campus Setting: Small Town

West Virginia Wesleyan College Application Deadline

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Transfer Applications are Due

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West Virginia Wesleyan College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

485 - 580


Reading SAT Range

470 - 590

West Virginia Wesleyan College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at West Virginia Wesleyan College is like? There are approximately 1,449 students enrolled at West Virginia Wesleyan College, including 1,320 undergraduate students and 129 graduate students. 98% percent of students attend school full-time, 62% percent are from WV and 38% percent of students are from other states.


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