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Important Updates

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the WV Higher Education Policy Commission has approved temporary modifications to qualify for (class of 2020 and class of 2021) and renewal (2019-20) for WV financial aid programs. Click here for more information regarding these changes.

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.


CFWV Resources

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. Learn more.

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.

Financial Aid Webinar Recordings

Watch recordings of past Webinars for the 2021-22 Financial Aid Workshop Series here.

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 below.

Higher Education at a Glance

Upcoming Events

Community Calendar

To learn about upcoming events, including counselor trainings and college fairs, please visit our Community Calendar.

Financial Aid Workshops

Virtual financial aid workshops are now scheduled for 2020-21. Check out the dates.

Virtual WV College Fair Tour

Virtual college exploration programs are now scheduled for 2020-21. Check out the dates and programs.