Your Mountaineer Timeline

September 15

  • WVU begins processing admission applications.

October 1

  • Housing applications are accepted – you must pay the academic deposit to submit the housing application

November 1

  • WVU begins awarding scholarships to admitted, incoming freshmen

January 1

  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is available online

February 1

  • WVU scholarship DEADLINE

March 1

  • DEADLINE: FAFSA (Financial Aid)


  • Financial Aid award letters are mailed to admitted students
  • New Student Orientation information is sent to those who have paid the academic deposit

May 1

  • Last day to receive a full refund on academic deposit


  • Attend New Student Orientation