Fairmont State University

Fairmont State University is one of the thirteen public 4-year colleges in West Virginia. The campus is located in Fairmont town.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 3,886 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 763 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 496 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 65%). Every year 37% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Fairmont State’s in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $5,216, and fees were $1,734. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $12,720 and $1,946 respectively.