If you have attended one or more educational institutions other than Fairmont State or Pierpont, you must:

*  Make formal application to the college and be admitted in a degree or certificate granting program.

*  Assure the Admissions Office has received and reviewed your official grade transcript(s) from each institution attended.  Students transferring in with less than 30 credit hours must also assure that their official high school grade transcripts be received and reviewed by the Admissions Office.  Or, if appropriate, ability to benefit or GED scores.

*  Be at least a half time student (6 to 8 hours).  A less than half time student may be eligible for a Pell Grant and the WV Higher Education Adult Part-Time Student Grant (WV Residents only).

*  File a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at

*  Be sure to cancel any pre-registration at your previous institution and cancel any unused awards.


Contact Info

Office of Financial Aid
Turley Student Services Center
Room 303
Phone: (800) 641-5678, Opt. 2
(304) 367-4141
Fax: (304) 367-4789

School Code
When filling out your FAFSA, use 003812 as the school code

Office Hours

  • Monday - Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm


Net Price Calculator

Net Price Calculator
Fairmont State is pleased to provide this student aid calculator to assist you in estimating your costs to attend FSU.  Results are based on 2014-2015 Cost of Attendance figures and student aid eligibility requirements which are subject to change.  These results should assist you in determining an estimate of your out-of-pocket expense to attend Fairmont State.