West Virginia State University

Rte 25
Institute, WV 25112
(304) 766-3000
http://www.wvstateu.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 4,003
  • Undergraduate population: 3,954
  • Student to faculty ratio: 19 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $11,746
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $17,202
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: unavailable
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: unavailable

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 83%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $6,162
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 56%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,902
  • Students receiving federal aid: 57%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,132
  • Students receiving state aid: 20%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 21%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 1,719
  • Percent admitted: 57%
  • Percent admitted (men): 57%
  • Percent admitted (women): 56%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 340, 430
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 330, 450
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 330, 385

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 3,003
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 43%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 57%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 29%
  • Graduation rate (men): 23%
  • Graduation rate (women): 35%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters