What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Get a good understanding of the tuition charges associated with West Virginia University in order to prepare properly for 4-6 years. Check out the stats following to know how West Virginia University's cost measures up to other colleges and if you should arrange for tuition increases.
Fees & Tuition Comparison
The following table outlines how WVU measures up to other schools nationally, regionally and by state.
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In-State Students Can Receive a Discounted Tuition
WVU fees and tuition is lowered dramatically for residents of West Virginia. For in-state students, tuition and fees is set at $8,376 for the 2018 - 2019 year, 64.5% off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $8,376 and fees $0.
WVU out-of-state undergrads paid $23,616 in tuition and fees in 2018 - 2019. $0 was for fees, and $23,616 was tuition.
The following table outlines the costs defined above for the 2018 - 2019 academic year.
For more info, click WVU Cost Per Credit Hour.
Tuition and Fees Projection
West Virginia University tuition and fees for out-of-state students grew at an average annual rate of 4.9% in the last 5 years. In the same time period, tuition grew by 4.9% and fees grew by 0.0%. Due to this, we estimate the cost of tuition and fees for this year will total $24,780.
For a two-year degree, we estimate tuition and fees will be $50,782 and $106,695 for a four-year degree. Remember, this does not include additional costs such as room and board, transportation, and books.
Look at what future tuition and fees will be for WVU students including residence based discounts in the next chart.
Due to inflation and other factors, the price of college is likely to increase every year. For this reason your final year of college might be much more than your first year.
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