Become a Mountaineer
Your first step to joining the Mountaineer Nation is applying for admission – and we try to make the process as convenient as possible. Simply choose the appropriate student type from the list below, and you will be linked to a site with related information and admission requirements. Once we receive your application and all required admission credentials, your file will be reviewed promptly, and you will be notified in writing of our decision.
Our staff looks forward to assisting you throughout your admission process. You can contact the Office of Admissions by calling 304-293-2121. The Health Sciences Admissions Office can be reached at 304-293-3521.
You are considered a freshman student if you have completed a high school diploma or GED and have not completed any post-secondary work at an accredited institution since graduating or obtaining your GED.
You are considered a transfer student if you have completed any post-secondary (after high school) work at an accredited college/institution.
To be considered for transfer admission for the Spring 2013 semester, all documents must be received by December 1. Students who are not able to provide documents by this date can change their application to be considered for the Summer or Fall semester.
You have already attained an undergraduate degree and are applying for a graduate degree program.
You are a non-U.S. citizen and will be enrolling with F-1 or J-1 visa status.How to Apply - Admission Requirements
Health Sciences Center Students
Admission to the undergraduate and professional programs at the Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center requires a separate application process.
You have left the University for at least one complete semester (excluding summer terms) and would like to return.