Frequently Asked Questions

Does Potomac State College have an application fee?

No. There is no fee to apply for admission.

How can I request my Potomac State transcript?  

Click here for our transcript request procedures and a printable form. Currently Potomac State does not offer an on-line transcript form.

What is the average class size?  

The average class size at Potomac State is 22. In fact 82% of our classes are less than 30 students and 51% of our classes are less than 20 students.

What is the student to faculty ratio?  

 Potomac State's student-faculty ratio is 20:1.

What is the Metro Rate?  

Potomac State offers a reduced tuition rate to residents of the following counties:

                        Allegany County, MD

                        Garrett County, MD

                        Bedford County, PA

                        Fayette County, PA

                        Somerset County, PA

                        Frederick County, VA (including Winchester, VA)

How can I find my WVU ID Number?  

  Click here to look up you WVU ID number.

When can I register for classes?  

Future students can click here to learn more about our Potomac State Orientation Events.

How many students attend Potomac State College?  

The fall 2016 enrollment at Potomac State was 1452, with 622 first-time freshman. Our students came from 21 states and three countries.

What if I apply to both Potomac State College and West Virginia University?  

Click here to find out information on the Dual Applicant Admission Process.

How can I pay my bill?  

Click here for information on student accounts and bill payment.

I would like to tour campus. How do schedule a visit?  

You can click here to complete the online Campus Visit Form or contact the Office of Enrollment Services at  800.262.7332 or 304.788.6820.

What are Potomac State College's ACT and SAT codes?

To have your test scores submitted to Potomac State, use the following codes:

                        ACT 4529

                        SAT 5539

Is the Immunization form available online?  

For complete Immunization Requirements and printable form, click here.

Are there any hotels in the area?

 Click here for a list of hotels/motels in the area.

How can I get proof of enrollment (enrollment verification)?

Click here for enrollment verification procedures.

To plan your visit please contact:

Office of Enrollment Services 75 Arnold Street Keyser, WV 26726 800.262.7332, 304.788.6820