We understand the college search is one of the most important explorations of your life. The Fairmont State University experience is all about you and the Firsts you want to create. Our focus is on providing this unique atmosphere to help you achieve your personal goals.
Our main campus is located in “The Friendly City” of Fairmont, West Virginia. As part of the Falcon family, you’ll find the support you need to succeed and also the confidence to exit your comfort zone and explore. Let us introduce you to the Institution focused on you.
Fairmont State University provides opportunities for more than 4,000 students. With just slightly more females than males, our students come from 25 states and 19 countries. Today, Fairmont State is serving a multi-cultural and multi-generational student body and provides unique opportunities for each student to be First.
We want you to feel at home here. Our 120-acre main campus provides modern and historic architecture accented by seasonal trees, plants and flowers. 28 buildings including a 6 level parking garage, 126,000 square foot Falcon Center, and four residence halls meet the needs of students.