College Application and Exploration Week
College Application and Exploration Week is a chance for the
entire school community to discuss college options and to promote
college-going. Hundreds of elementary schools, middle schools, high
schools and adult basic education classes across West Virginia
participate each year. College Application and Exploration Week
will be held November 2 - 6, 2020. Learn More.
Check your school's FAFSA completion rate!
This year our goal is to hit a statewide FAFSA completion rate
of 70% by April 15. Check the dashboard to see your
school's progress toward the goal.
Taking the Next Step: Campus Mental Health Conference
Join the Jed Foundation and campus leaders from across WV to
learn best practices to address the mental health needs of college
students. Learn More.
The College Foundation of West Virginia provides free
downloadable materials to public and non-profit organizations
working to advance college access and success in West Virginia.
Txt 4 Success
The class of 2020 can now sign up to receive college tips and
reminders via text message. Students can also text us at any time
for college help, and a college access advisor will respond. Click
here to sign up to receive texts.
FAFSA Guardianship Booklet
A guide to the FAFSA and Guardianship Process, provided by Legal
Aid of West Virginia. Learn more.
Value of College
In West Virginia, college is possible - and necessary. By 2020,
more than half of all jobs in the state will require a
postsecondary credential, demonstrating the importance of education
and training beyond high school. To see how higher education looks
in the state of West Virginia and in your county, click the image