Tuition & Fees

$21,900

$21,900

not including room and board

More Financial Details

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

600-699
11%
500-599
52%
400-499
37%
600-699
11%
500-599
57%
400-499
32%
500-599
18%
400-499
52%
300-399
30%
30-36
6%
24-29
13%
18-23
50%
12-17
31%
30-36
3%
24-29
17%
18-23
53%
12-17
27%
30-36
3%
24-29
18%
18-23
61%
12-17
18%
More Admissions Details

undergraduateRatios

49%

male

51%

female

1

teacher

13

students

More Student Details

Admissions Data Not Reported

More Admissions Details

Private (nonprofit)

535

undergraduate students

33

graduate students

More Student Details

Most Popular Majors

  1. Business Administration
  2. Education
  3. Psychology
More Majors

Codes

SAT 5519
ACT 4548

Social Networks

People Who Liked This School Also Liked…

Name Location
Ohio University Athens, OH
Wright State University Dayton, OH
Saint Joseph's University Philadelphia, PA
The University of Scranton Scranton, PA
SUNY — Albany Albany, NY
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA
Princeton University Princeton, NJ
Manhattan College Riverdale, NY
Marywood University Scranton, PA
Chatham University Pittsburgh, PA
See All School Suggestions for You
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Location

School Facts

Ohio Valley University, founded in 1960, is a private, liberal arts university with religious affiliation. Its 270-acre campus is located in Vienna, 90 miles from Charleston.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 568
Established in 1958
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Church of Christ
Accredited by •  HLC Higher Learning Commission

Vienna, WV

270-acre campus in Vienna (population: 10,459). Served by air and bus; major airport serves Columbus, OH (95 miles); train serves Charleston (90 miles). School operates transportation around campus.

Ohio Valley University
1 Campus View Drive
Vienna, WV 26105-8000

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
48%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
67%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

Greek Life

 
5 fraternities 36% of male students
 
5 sororities 54% of female students
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
7%
Top 1/4
26%
Top 1/2
71%
Bottom 1/2
29%
Bottom 1/4
7%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

600-699
11%
500-599
52%
400-499
37%
600-699
11%
500-599
57%
400-499
32%
500-599
18%
400-499
52%
300-399
30%
30-36
6%
24-29
13%
18-23
50%
12-17
31%
30-36
3%
24-29
17%
18-23
53%
12-17
27%
30-36
3%
24-29
18%
18-23
61%
12-17
18%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted no
Application deadline August 1 (priority deadline)
August 15
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required of some

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Character/ personal qualities
Recommendations

Important

Standardized test scores

Considered

Class rank
Religious affiliation/commitment
Secondary school record

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Admissions Right Now

Admissions Contact

Kay Grose
Director of Admissions Management
P: 877 446-8668
F: 304 865-6001
admissions@ovu.edu

Financial Aid

58%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$15,748

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $21,750
Room $3,990
Board $3,990
Additional fees $150
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $30,880
Average Financial Aid - $15,748
Total with Avg. Aid $15,132
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

State aid form

Financial Aid Office

P: 304 865-6207
F: 304 865-6001
contact@ovu.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Lindsay Cole
Director of Financial Aid
lindsay.cole@ovu.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball
volleyball
wrestling

Club Sports - Men's

Baseball, Basketball, Cross-Country, Golf, Soccer

Club Sports - Women's

Basketball, Cross-Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Athletic Directors

Chad Porter (men's)
Athletic Director
email

Brianne Lodato (women's)
Swa
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NCAA (Division II), West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Mascot
Fighting Scots/Lady Scots
School colors
royal blue and white

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Bible/Ministry
Biblical Studies
Biochemistry
Biology
Business Administration
Criminal Justice
Curriculum/Instruction
Elementary Education
English
Health Care Management
History
Humanities
Information Technology
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts
Mathematics
Organizational Management
Psychology
Science
Secondary Education
Sociology
Sports Management
Wellness
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Most Popular Majors

  1. Business Administration
  2. Education
  3. Psychology

Programs Offered

  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Self-designed majors

568

total students

49%

in-state

51%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

94%

535
students

Female
51%
272

Male
49%
263

6%

33
students

Female
33%
11

Male
67%
22

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

82%

439
students

Female
48%
208

Male
52%
231

18%

96
students

Female
67%
64

Male
33%
32

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Student Break-down

9%
Nonresident aliens
6%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Hispanic/Latino
49%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
8%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

Not Reported

Transfer applicants accepted

Not Reported

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

32

semester hours

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Other
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 14
Countries most often represented Canada
Ghana
Guatemala
Japan
Kenya
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Makoto Tateno
International Admission Counselor
304 865-6232
makoto.tateno@ovu.edu

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway