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
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.
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