2021 Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs Analysis

UndergraduateGraduatePer Credit HourEarning After Graduation
For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees at West Virginia State University is $8,437 for West Virginia residents and $14,125 for out-of-state students.
The undergraduate 2021-2022 estimated tuition & fees for WVSU is $8,642 for West Virginia residents and $11,278 for out-of-state students.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition has been risen by 2.43% for West Virginia residents and decreased by -20.16% for out-of-state rates from the previous year. On-campus living costs decreased by 0.60% from the previous year. Off-campus living costs decreased by 3.68% from the previous year. Its in-state undergraduate tuition and fees are lower than the average amount ($10,789) and its out-of-state undergraduate tuition and fees are lower than the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($21,398 - Public Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences).
2020-2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2019-2020$8,237 $17,691$15,043
2020-2021$8,437$14,125$14,952
Change % 2020-20212.43%-20.16%-0.60%
2021-2022$8,642$11,278$14,862
***Updated with 2021 tuition data from NCES (National Center for Education Statistics) . The estimated 2021-2022 costs are based on the costs change rate of last year.
For Graduate School, in-state tuition and fees are $8,749 and out-of-state tuition and fees are $19,555 for the academic year 2020-2021.
The graduate 2021-2022 estimated tuition & fees at WVSU is $8,902 for West Virginia residents and $19,706 for out-of-state students.
The graduate tuition has been risen by 1.74% for West Virginia residents and increased by 0.77% for out-of-state rates from the previous year. Its in-state graduate tuition and fees are lower than the average amount ($13,351) and its out-of-state graduate tuition and fees are around the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($19,702 - Public Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences).
2020-2021 Graduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2019-2020$8,599 $19,405$15,043
2020-2021$8,749$19,555$14,952
Change % 2020-20211.74%0.77%-0.60%
2021-2022$8,902$19,706$14,862
***Updated with 2021 tuition data from NCES (National Center for Education Statistics) . The estimated 2021-2022 costs are based on the costs change rate of last year.
The below table describes the cost per credit hour for part-time students and/or full-time students who take additional courses more than regular credit hours at WVSU.
Per Credit Hour Charge (2019-2020)
YearIn-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate2018-2019$316$710
2019-2020$316$710
2020-2021$316$710
Graduate2018-2019$442$1,042
2019-2020$442$1,042
2020-2021$442$1,042
The next table summarizes the average earning by years after graduation from the school. After 6 years of graduation, the mean earning is $28,700 and, after 10 years of graduation, the mean earning is $33,800 for West Virginia State University graduates.
Mean Earning After Graduation By Time
TotalMaleFemale
6 Years After Graduation$28,700$31,500$26,100
7 Years After Graduation$28,900--
8 Years After Graduation$31,100--
9 Years After Graduation$31,900--
10 Years After Graduation$33,800$38,100$30,200

Tuition & Fees for 4 Years

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How Much is the tuition for 4 years at WVSU?

For the students who were admitted in Fall 2021, the estimated tuition for 4 years is $36,035 for West Virginia residents and $50,692 for out-of-state students.
Since the tuition & fees at West Virginia State University have decreased over the last 4 years, the estimated tuition & fees are less than current costs in the table below. The actual costs may differ from the estimation based on the school or university system's tuition policy.
The estimation excludes the book, supplies, and living costs before receiving any financial aid. See the other tabs for estimating 4-year total costs of attendance and after financial aid. The next table shows the estimated 4-years tuition & fees for the next 5 admission years. The estimation is based on 4-years changes in tuition & fees at the school.
4 Years of Tuition & Fees
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2025 (Admission Fall 2021)In-State$8,660$8,888$9,123$9,364$36,035
Out-of-State$13,519$12,939$12,383$11,852$50,692
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$8,888$9,123$9,364$9,611$36,986
Out-of-State$12,939$12,383$11,852$11,343$48,516
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$9,123$9,364$9,611$9,865$37,963
Out-of-State$12,383$11,852$11,343$10,856$46,434
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$9,364$9,611$9,865$10,125$38,965
Out-of-State$11,852$11,343$10,856$10,390$44,441
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$9,611$9,865$10,125$10,393$39,994
Out-of-State$11,343$10,856$10,390$9,944$42,534
The table shows the 4-years estimation of total costs of attendance (COA). It includes the tuition & fees, books & supplies costs, room & board charges, and other living expenses.
For the students who were admitted in Fall 2021, the estimated 4-years COA is $105,112 for West Virginia residents and $119,769 for out-of-state students.
The next table shows the 4-year COA estimation for the next 5 admission years at West Virginia State University.
4 Years of Costs of Attendance
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2025 (Admission Fall 2021)In-State$25,556$26,031$26,474$26,927$105,112
Out-of-State$30,415$30,081$29,776$29,498$119,769
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$26,031$26,515$26,968$27,430$107,071
Out-of-State$30,081$29,776$29,498$29,247$118,601
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$26,515$27,010$27,472$27,944$109,072
Out-of-State$29,776$29,498$29,247$29,022$117,543
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$27,010$27,515$27,987$28,468$111,113
Out-of-State$29,498$29,247$29,022$28,822$116,589
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$27,515$28,031$28,512$29,003$113,197
Out-of-State$29,247$29,022$28,822$28,646$115,736
Last year, 44% of enrolled undergraduate students have received grants or scholarship aid. It includes any financial aid from the federal government, state, local, institute, and other sources known by the institution. It excludes federal/private student loans.
After receiving the financial aid, the net price for 4 years of attending the school is $51,180 for West Virginia residents and $65,837 for out-of-state students.
The next table shows the 4-year COA estimation with financial aid for the next 5 admission years at West Virginia State University.
4 Years Costs of attendance after Financial Aid
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2025 (Admission Fall 2021)In-State$12,073$12,548$12,991$13,444$51,180
Out-of-State$16,932$16,598$16,293$16,015$65,837
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$12,548$13,032$13,485$13,947$53,139
Out-of-State$16,598$16,293$16,015$15,764$64,669
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$13,032$13,527$13,989$14,461$55,140
Out-of-State$16,293$16,015$15,764$15,539$63,611
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$13,527$14,032$14,504$14,985$57,181
Out-of-State$16,015$15,764$15,539$15,339$62,657
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$14,032$14,548$15,029$15,520$59,265
Out-of-State$15,764$15,539$15,339$15,163$61,804

2021 Tuition, Fees, and Living Cost Tables and Charts

Next tables and charts illustrate the 2021 tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs in detail. We provide the previous 5 years' costs so that you can check the increased amounts of each cost item and estimate future year costs. In addition, you can check the financial aid amount including grant, scholarship, and federal student loans for the last five years. Use the left menu to explore the tuition and college costs information at West Virginia State University.
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West Virginia State University 2021 Costs of Attendance
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition and FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs Tuition & FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs
Undergraduate$8,437$1,701$14,952$14,125$1,701 $14,952
Graduate$8,749 $1,701$14,952$19,555 $1,701$14,952

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