At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1888
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $20,764
  • Selectivity
  • Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Private
  • Religious Affiliation
  • N/A
Location and setting

Urban

Charleston, WV

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

August 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 52%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 17%
  • Application Fee
  • $25
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

79%

Top half of HS class

46%

Top quarter of HS class

24%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 420-500
  • Math
  • 423-518
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 18-24
  • English
  • 17-24
  • Math
  • 17-24
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 51%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 17%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 1,761

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$20,764

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,800

books and supplies

$9,100

room and board

$31,664

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$20,764

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,800

books and supplies

$9,100

room and board

$31,664

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $16,503
  • $30-$48K
  • $13,453
  • $48-$75K
  • $14,859
  • $75-$110K
  • $17,862
  • $110 & UP
  • $20,941
Financial aid

97%

Receiving Financial Aid

36%

Receiving Federal Grants

63%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: August 1

Student Life

Student Body

1,761

Total undergrad enrollment

664

Total grad students

35%

Out-of-state

52%

In-state

13%

International
Students

  • 45%

    FEMALE

  • 55

    MALE
Organizations

42

Student Organizations

2

Fraternities

2

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

59%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 1%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 8%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 2%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 51%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

14:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

110

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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