West Virginia University

West Virginia University

Morgantown, West Virginia


Admissions

Undergraduate Application Fee

$50

Admissions Website

admissions.wvu.edu

Online Application Website

https://admissions.wvu.edu/how-to-apply

Admissions Statistics

West Virginia University has an acceptance rate of 84%. The acceptance rate of 84% implies that for every 100 students that applied 84 students got accepted. 18,202 students appied to West Virginia University. 84% of the students that applied got accepted, and 32% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

18,202

Acceptance Rate

84%

West Virginia University has acceptance rate of 83% for male students and 85% for female students. 8,797 male students applied to West Virginia University compared to 9,405 female students. 83% of the male students that applied got accepted, and 34% of the males students that got accepted enrolled compared to 85% of the female students that applied got accepted, and 31% of the female students that got accepted enrolled.

Applicants by Gender

Male Female
Number of Applicants8,7979,405
Percent Admitted83%85%
Percent Admitted who Enrolled34%31%

Admissions Considerations

Students applying to West Virginia University are required to submit secondary school GPA, secondary school record, completion of college-preparatory program and admission test scores (SAT/ACT) for admission. In contrast, applicants are recommended (but not required) to submit secondary school rank for admission.

What matters for admission

Open admission policyNo
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)Required

SAT Scores

81% of the enrolled students at West Virginia University submitted SAT scores. The estimated average SAT composite score for West Virginia University is 1130. Amongst the enrolled students that submitted SAT scores to West Virginia University, 50% have SAT composite scores ranging from 1030 to 1230. 25% of enrolled students have SAT composite scores below 1030 whereas 25% of the enrolled students have SAT composite scores above 1230.

SAT Composite Range

1030 - 1230

Students Submitting SAT

81%

The SAT reading score at West Virginia University ranged from 520 to 620. The SAT math score at West Virginia University ranged from 510 to 610.

SAT Reading Range520 - 620
SAT Math Range510 - 610

SAT lower and upper ranges are the 25th and 75th percentile of SAT scores of the enrolled students.

ACT Scores

58% of the enrolled students at West Virginia University submitted ACT scores. The estimated average ACT composite score for West Virginia University is 24. Amongst the enrolled students that submitted ACT scores to West Virginia University, 50% have ACT composite scores ranging from 21 to 27. 25% of enrolled students have ACT composite scores below 21 whereas 25% of the enrolled students have ACT composite scores above 27.

ACT Composite Range

21 - 27

Students Submitting ACT

58%

The ACT english score at West Virginia University ranged from 21 to 27. The ACT math score at West Virginia University ranged from 19 to 26.

ACT English Range21 - 27
ACT Math Range19 - 26

ACT lower and upper ranges are the 25th and 75th percentile of ACT scores of the enrolled students.

Credits Accepted

Credit TypeAccepted
Dual CreditYes
Credit for Life ExperiencesYes
Advanced Placement (AP) CreditsYes