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Attention!

As of August 4th, 2022, the on-line application for the Fall 2022 semester is closed.  Paper applications will still be evaluated and considered until Friday August 12th, 2022.  For your application to be considered you must have a combined GPA of 2.0 or better and be able to produce all required transcripts prior to 4:00 PM on August 12th.   Paper applications can be downloaded at the bottom tab of the menu below.  All paper applications should be sent to The Director of Admissions Services by email at Richard.mccoy@fairmontstate.edu.  

 

 

Tips When Applying

  • Use your email – When starting an application, use your own email and do not share accounts. Sharing accounts will delay the admission process, causing your application to be created under the identity of the other person.
  • Term not available - If the term you desire is unavailable, please contact us at 304-367-4141 or email admit@fairmontstate.edu for assistance. 
  • Admission letters will be sent to the email used when you applied.
  • Check out the start dates for each upcoming semester on the University's Calendar.

Application Deadline Dates

Summer 2022

  • Undergraduate & Graduate
    • Priority Date May 2nd for Full Term and 1st 5 weeks
  • Undergraduate & Graduate
    • Priority Date June 6th for 2nd 5 weeks

Fall 2022

  • Undergraduate — Priority Date August 1st
  • Graduate — August 1st
  • International — June 15th

Spring 2023

  • Undergraduate — Priority Date January 3rd
  • Graduate — January 3rd
  • International — October 15th

Check Your Application Status

 

Professional Flight

The flight program is a selective/competitive program with a fall start only and requires an additional application Flight Program Application.  This application must be submitted electronically. This program has additional requirements found on the application page. 

Associate Science in Nursing (ASN) Program

The ASN (RN) program is a competitive program with a priority deadline.  Program admission requires an additional Nursing Program Application. The program includes various tracks throughout the academic year in order to help you obtain your ASN degree in a timely manner.  To find more information on the ASN (RN) program visit the College of Nursing.  To be considered for acceptance into the program a Nursing Program Application and General Admission Application must be completed.  Currently enrolled students do not need to complete the General Admission Application.

Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) Program

The RN to BSN program is a selective program with a priority deadline. Program admission requires an additional Nursing Program Application. In order to be considered for the program, you must hold an active unencumbered RN license by the time the program starts. To find more information on the RN to BSN program visit the College of Nursing. To be considered for acceptance into the program a Nursing Program Application and General Admission Application must be completed. Currently enrolled students do not need to complete the General Admission Application.

Police Academy

The Police Academy program is a selective/competitive program with a priority deadline. Program admission requires an additional Police Academy Application and has additional requirements. To be considered for acceptance into the program a Police Academy Application and General Admission Application must be completed. Currently enrolled students do not need to complete the General Admission Application. To find more information visit the Police Academy page.

Paper Application

You can print an application

You may also request an application by contacting us at:

Fairmont State University - Office Recruitment
Turley Student Services Center
Suite 105
1201 Locust Avenue
Fairmont, WV 26554
Phone: (304) 367-4855
(800) 641-5678
Recruit@FairmontState.edu

 

Admissions

Fairmont State University is a student-centered institution of first choice among students who desire a flexible and relevant learning experience. The University provides a well-rounded education, enabling students to gain the knowledge and skills needed for self-fulfilling, responsible citizenship and employability in a rapidly changing global
environment.

Financial Aid

Fairmont State University participates in all Federal Student Aid programs. For more information on deadlines,
scholarship opportunities, and our new Net Price Calculator, which will assist you in estimating your costs to attend Fairmont State, please visit Financial Aid.

FSU Federal Student Aid Code – 003812

Security & Fire Safety Report

The Clery Act mandates that all Title IV institutions, without exception, prepare, publish and distribute an Annual Security and Fire Safety Report. This report consists of three basic parts: disclosure of the University’s crime statistics for the past three years; disclosure of the University’s fire statistics for the past three years; and disclosures regarding the University’s current campus policies related to personal, property and fire safety.

You can obtain a hard copy of this report by contacting the Department of Public Safety.