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How to Apply

Senior Citizen Students

Senior citizens of West Virginia (age 65 and older) who meet WVU residency requirements may take courses at WVU for reduced tuition and fees. Courses can be taken for credit or no credit.

How to Apply as a Senior Citizen and Costs Associated

Print and complete the free Senior Citizen application and mail to:

WVU Office of Admissions 
P.O. Box 6009 
Morgantown, WV 26506-6009

Be sure to indicate if you want to be a graduate or undergraduate student and if you want to take courses for credit ( grade) or non-credit ( no grade). Once you have been admitted, you will receive an admissions letter with instructions for course registration.

Enrollees are assessed tuition based on their decision to take courses for credit or non-credit. If pursuing the course for credit, the discount is 50% of the resident tuition cost. If taking the course for non-credit, the fee is $50 per course.

Admission Requirements for Senior Citizens


If you have questions regarding this program, please contact the Office of Admissions at 304-293-2121.

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