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At WVU, you can have it all — quality academics, epic campus activities and the perfect location to launch your future.

Learn about applying and how you can experience campus for yourself.

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Experience WVU

The experience of a lifetime is waiting for you. Ready to discover it for yourself?

Fund Your Future

In 2020-2021, nearly 90% of WVU first-time freshman students received grants/scholarships.

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Promise at WVU

You can't have too many scholarships. That's why, in most cases, WVU merit scholarships are awarded in addition to the West Virginia Promise scholarship.

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What is test optional? 🤔

Apply for admission and earn scholarships — without test scores.

No ACT or SAT score? No problem.

Don't wait to take the ACT, SAT or other standardized test. You can apply now without test scores.

If you're admitted, you'll be considered for scholarships based on your GPA. And you can proceed with the admissions process, like making your housing arrangements.

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Next Steps

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Our fall 2024 admissions application is available for high school seniors and high school graduates. High school graduates may also apply for summer 2024.

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We’ve added more scholarships to cover even more students. With a little help, you’ll have the chance to follow your passions wherever they lead.

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