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West Virginia University

Men's MCLA Contact: Brian Houk
Profile
Size
9 / 10
21,155 Undergrads / 26,864 Students
Cost
2 / 10
$12,181 Net Price
Selectivity
2 / 10
82% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
18 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
76%
Overall Graduation Rate
60%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
36% / 59%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
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

The Mountaineers travel all around the East Coast to a variety of different schools like University of Georgia, Liberty University, Ohio University, and George Washington University. They also have played big schools in the past like University of Tennessee, Wake Forest University, and University of Kentucky.

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Location
PO Box 6201, Morgantown, WV, 26506, Morgantown, WV, 26506 See Directions
Team Videos
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
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Athletics
Campus
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
455 - 560
Math
520 - 620
Total
1000 - 1200
ACT
English
20 - 26
Math
19 - 26
Composite
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.

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

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

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 18,639 9,102 9,537
% Admitted 82% 80% 83%
% Admits That Enroll 31% 32% 31%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.49
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Engineering (16%)
    Business (13%)
    Communication & Journalism (7%)
    Social Sciences (7%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (7%)
    Health Professions (7%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (6%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (6%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (4%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (4%)
    Psychology (4%)
    Agriculture (4%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (3%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Education (2%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (1%)
    History (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (1%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (1%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Architecture
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $12,181

    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.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$8,856 $22,488
    Books & Supplies$900 $900
    Cost of Living$10,918 $10,918
    Personal Expenses$2,620 $2,620
     
    Sticker Price$23,294 $36,226

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    89% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship79%$9,370
    Federal Grants26%$4,790
    Pell Grants26%$4,387
    Other Federal8%$1,345
    State & Local Grants36%$4,745
    Institutional Grants69%$6,397
     
    Student Loans57%$9,041
    Federal Loans56%$5,217
    Other Loans13%$17,142

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

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

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    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.

    Salary

    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.

    Payback

    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, 36% 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 11 10
    Fondling 1 -
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 2 -
    Aggravated Assault 3 2
    Burglary 11 6
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 -
    Arson 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
    Category
    Classification
    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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