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First Time Freshman

Coming to WVSU is easy! Just submit the items below and you'll find yourself ready for the first day of classes in no time!

 Admissions Requirements
  • Application Fee $20- Non-refundable 
  • ACT or SAT scores (ACT 18 composite or SAT 940 Total)
  • Official high school transcript (2.0 cumulative GPA) 
  • Immunization Records (if born after January 1, 1957) 
Core Requirements
  • 4 English (including English 12CR and courses in grammar, composition, and literature)
  • 3 Social Studies (including U.S. studies/history)
  • 4 Mathematics (three units must be Algebra I and higher or Math I or higher; Transitional Math for Seniors will also be accepted). Courses designed as "support courses", such as Math I Lab or Math I Support, that provide extra instructional time but no additional content shall not be acceptable as meeting the required 4 mathematic course core requirements. 
  • 3 Science (all courses to be college preparatory laboratory science, preferably including units from biology, chemistry, and physics)
  • 1 Arts
  • 2 World Language (two units of the same world language; sign language is also acceptable) 

*WVSU ACT code (4538) SAT code (5903)

*Students taking dual credit courses at another institution must request for your official transcript to be sent to the admissions office to receive credit.

Send your materials to:
West Virginia State University
Office of Undergraduate Recruitment Admissions
124 Ferrell Hall
PO Box 1000
Institute, WV 25112

Materials may also be sent electronically through Parchment.


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