Notes: For priority registration, make sure all the pieces of your admission file are in and complete six weeks prior to the start of the semester. Double-check the requirements of your program, some ask for applications much earlier.
At least a 3.0 high school GPA and SAT or ACT composite regardless of score (Fairmont State may conditionally admit students who do not meet the basic admissions standards.)
Students are highly encouraged but are not required to satisfy the following minimum high school units:
Fairmont State University may admit, by exception, students who do not meet the basic admissions standards.
Fairmont State University recognizes certain examinations of the College Board Advanced Placement Program. Students who participate in the AP program and wish to have their scores evaluated for credit should have their scores sent to the Office of Admissions. Students cannot receive credit for a score below 3 on any exam. Please refer to the Fairmont State Undergraduate Catalog for the list of examinations that are accepted for a grade of CR.
Not eligible for federal financial aid
(Applicants not seeking a degree)
(Current high school student; not eligible for federal financial aid)
Must meet the following criteria:
(Students enrolled at another school and returning to that institution)
All material must be received at least six weeks prior to semester start date
Office of Recruitment
Turley Student Services Center
1201 Locust Avenue
Fairmont, West Virginia 26554
Phone: (800) 641-5678
Phone: (304) 367-4010
TDD: (304) 367-4200
Fax: (304) 367-4789