West Virginia University

Women's WCLA Contact: Katherine Willson
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21,155 Undergrads / 26,864 Students
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$12,743 Net Price
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84% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
18 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
39% / 60%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games are played in Indiana, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. The team also travels to Delaware.

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PO Box 6201, Morgantown, WV, 26506 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Pittsburgh Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Charleston West Virginia Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Wheeling West Virginia Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Parkersburg West Virginia Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Columbus Ohio Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
Where Grads Work
  • Mylan
  • US Army
  • IBM
  • Wells Fargo
  • West Virginia University Hospitals
  • United States Air Force
  • Deloitte
  • Bank of America
  • Consol Energy
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • WVUH-Ruby Memorial Hospital
  • AT&T
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Healthcare Services
  • Information Technology
  • Media and Communication
  • Research
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Consulting
  • Program and Project Management
  • Human Resources
  • Support
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
455 - 560
510 - 610
1000 - 1200
21 - 27
19 - 26
21 - 27

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 18,202 8,797 9,405
% Admitted 84% 83% 85%
% Admits That Enroll 32% 34% 31%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.49
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  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Engineering (17%)
    Business (14%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (7%)
    Social Sciences (6%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (6%)
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other (6%)
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General (6%)
    Communication & Journalism (6%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (6%)
    Journalism (5%)
    General Studies (4%)
    Mechanical Engineering (4%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (4%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (4%)
    Sociology (3%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (3%)
    Psychology (3%)
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$8,976 $22,488
    Books & Supplies$950 $950
    Cost of Living$11,062 $11,062
    Personal Expenses$2,750 $2,750
    Sticker Price$23,738 $36,226

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    94% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship84%$9,656
    Federal Grants27%$4,951
    Pell Grants27%$4,516
    Other Federal10%$1,238
    State & Local Grants38%$4,979
    Institutional Grants76%$6,316
    Student Loans58%$9,034
    Federal Loans56%$5,232
    Other Loans14%$16,972

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $672 Million $24,998

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $23,689.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $14,771 $252

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 8.3%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 11,788 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $45,800

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 4.75 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 39% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 10 10
    Fondling 1 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 2 1
    Aggravated Assault 1 1
    Burglary 10 9
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 2
    Arson 1 1

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, with medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily nonresidential

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