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Paying for College

Future Students

Incoming freshmen are automatically considered for merit-based scholarship at the time they submit their application to WVU. Engineering scholarship monies are limited so early application to WVU is strongly encouraged, but no additional scholarship application is required.

Funding your Education

Chart of scholarship criteria and monetary values.

Campus-Wide Scholarships

WVU offers a multitude of scholarships to students regardless of their major or chosen focus. To explore these options and to determine your eligibility, visit Financial Aid.

Net Price Calculator

WVU has a calculator that takes in a variety of factors like location, GPA, and test scores that can 
give students a better idea of what the final financial aid amount will be. Visit the Net Price Calculator
to try it out.

Financial Aid

Financial aid options include grants, loans, and part-time employment. In order to be considered eligible for any form of financial aid, including scholarships, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA). Find out more at WVU's Financial Aid Office.

Tuition Reciprocity

Tuition reciprocity may be available depending on the major(s) you are interested in pursuing. Participating states include Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia. You can find more information at WVU Admissions and you can contact us.