Admissions

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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.

First-Time Freshmen

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.

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Transfer Students

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 we must receive all documents by August 1 for fall admission and by December 1 for spring admission. We recommend you apply as early as possible.

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Graduate Students

You have already attained an undergraduate degree and are applying for a graduate degree program.

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International Students

You are a non-U.S. citizen and will be enrolling with F-1 or J-1 visa status.

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Health Sciences Center Students

You are a student that would like to be admitted to one of the undergraduate programs at the WVU Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center. These programs are Dental Hygiene, Exercise Physiology, Immunology & Medical Microbiology, Medical Laboratory Science, Nursing, or Occupational Therapy.

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Readmitted Students

You have left the University for at least one complete semester (excluding summer terms) and would like to return.

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