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Your Mountaineer Timeline for First-Time Freshmen

Many deadlines for fall 2020 have changed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. For answers to common questions and our latest info, please visit our COVID-19 Admissions FAQ page. 

July

August

  • August 15: WVU begins processing admissions applications. WVU has a rolling admissions policy, which means we do not have a specific admission application deadline. Applicants are considered for and informed of admission on a first-come, first-served basis.

October

November

January

March

June

July

  • July 15: You must be admitted (and have a completed FAFSA on file) by this date to be considered for centralized merit- and need-based financial aid. 

August

  • Fall semester classes begin.

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