Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the challenges it has created,
the WV Higher Education Policy Commission has approved temporary
modifications to qualify for and renew WV financial aid programs.
Click here for more information
or watch this recorded training outlining
the modifications. Click here for information on ACT On-Campus
testing (ACT residual testing) opportunities for 2020 PROMISE
Virtual College Exploration
WVACRAO and CFWV.com are proud to present a Virtual
College Exploration program, for all West Virginia
students, October 12 - October 29. Registration is now
open for students, parents, and counselors.
College Application and Exploration Week
West Virginia's eleventh annual College Application and
Exploration Week will be held across the state November 2-6,
2020. Registration is now open!
Financial Aid Workshop Series Schedule
Learn more about West Virginia's
2020-21 Statewide Financial Aid Workshop Series.
School of Excellence Award
Hedgesville High School has been named a recipient of the 2019
American College Application Campaign's 2019 School of Excellence
Award. Learn more.
Champion of College Access and Success' Awards
Eighteen high schools across West Virginia recognized for strong
efforts to help students plan for college. 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 2021 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.
Virtual Financial Aid Presentation
Have financial aid questions? Watch this
virtual Financial Aid 101 presentation for more detailed
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