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Student Success Summit

More than 450 educators, school partners and community leaders convene to focus on student achievement during annual West Virginia Student Success Summit.

School of Excellence Award

Raleigh County's Liberty High School receives American College Application Campaign's School of Excellence Award.

College Decision Day

More than 70 high schools across West Virginia to celebrate college-bound seniors through "College Decision Day" events.

West Virginia's inaugural First-Generation College Celebration

Colleges and universities across West Virginia to celebrate successes of first-generation students.

College Application and Exploration Week

Annual series of events help students explore postsecondary options and careers.

2021 Champion of College Access and Success Awards

Sixteen high schools across West Virginia recognized for strong efforts to help students plan for college.


West Virginia awarded $24 million federal " GEAR UP" college-readiness grant to support students over the next seven years


CFWV Resources

College for 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 2022 can now sign up to receive college tips and reminders via text message. Students can also text us for college help, and a college access advisor will respond.

Teach WV

"Grow your own pathway" into the teaching profession. TeachWV can help you define your unique path.

FAFSA Completion

Use the dashboard to see your school's FAFSA completion rate.

Financial Aid Webinars

West Virginia's 2021-22 Statewide  Financial Aid Workshop Series webinars are now available.

FAFSA Guardianship Booklet

A guide to the FAFSA and Guardianship Process, provided by Legal Aid of West Virginia.

CFWV Quick Contact Guide

Students, families, and educators: Need financial aid or admissions contact information to one of WV's two- or four-year colleges or universities? Check out CFWV's Quick Contact Guide.

Value of College

In West Virginia, college is possible - and necessary. It's estimated that 70% of West Virginia's future job openings will require more than a high school diploma. To see how higher education looks in the state of West Virginia and in your county, click the image below.

Higher Education at a Glance

Upcoming Events

Community Calendar

Stay up to date with the Community Calendar to learn about upcoming events, including counselor trainings and college fairs.