West Virginia State University

NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association)


Baccalaureate Colleges--General: These institutions are primarily undergraduate colleges with major emphasis on baccalaureate programs. They award less than half of their baccalaureate degrees in liberal arts fields.

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
ROTC: Army
Teacher certification: Students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization
Teacher certification: Approved by the state for initial certifcation or licensure of teachers

Rte 25, Institute, WV, 25112-1000

(304) 766-3000 






Public, 4-year or above 


Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children

Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits

Academic Year Prices - 2013 (full-time, first-time undergraduate students)

Tuition & Fees 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12
In District $5,932 $5,442 $4,918
In State $5,932 $5,442 $4,918
Out of State $13,864 $12,720 $11,658
Books and Supplies $1,271 $1,250 $1,200
On Campus      
Room and Board $7,282 $6,698 $6,602
Other Expenses $3,656 $3,595 $3,490
Off Campus      
Room and Board $7,282 $6,698 $6,602
Other Expenses $3,656 $3,595 $3,490
Off Campus With Family      
Other Expenses - $3,590 $3,490

Major NCAA Programs

Sport Conference
Football West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conf
Basketball West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conf
Baseball West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conf
Cross Country/Track West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conf

Financial Aid 2011-2012

Type of Aid Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grants
55.0% $4,121
State/Local Grant
45.0% $3,123
Institutional Grants
15.0% $4,714
Loans 54.0% $5,880
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The above information was obtained via the publicly-available Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), operated by the U.S. Department of Education, which compiles self-reported information provided by colleges and universities, for the purpose of making such information openly available to students and parents.


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Comments (1)

Tierra A. on 4/15/2010 8:28:09 AM

I did indeed visit its quite small which is something I like about the University. I applied for this Fall semester, got accepted and shall be attending.