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Admissions & Aid

Admissions & Aid

We won’t let you settle for second best.

Wheeling University provides an environment where students are held to higher standards and surrounded by a close group of unique and driven individuals. Our faculty is dedicated to educating men and women for others, and our students are always encouraged to get involved and supported in reaching their goals. Whether you’re a high school senior, international student, transfer student, or looking at our graduate and professional programs, WU can be the place for you. Explore our website and request information to learn more, or schedule a visit to come see for yourself. We look forward to welcoming you to the Cardinal family!

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Financial Aid by the Numbers


First-year and transfer students receive scholarships from Wheeling University


Average financial award to first-year students

$4.6 Million

Grant aid for first-year students

Affording Wheeling University

We work hard to ensure that everybody can invest in their future at Wheeling University. During the 2022-23 academic year, Wheeling awarded more than $18 million in institutional scholarships and grants.

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Our students stand out in many different ways. There’s a little something for everyone at Wheeling University. See where you fit in.

Kobey Quamina

WJU Class of 2019