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Marshall University

Ranked #288 US News US Rankings 2022

Founded
1837
Total students
13,215
International students
455
Student to staff ratio
18:1
Nationalities represented
58

Why Marshall University?

As one of West Virginia’s oldest public institutions, Marshall University has been dedicated to quality education with proven student success since 1837. Our vision is focused on providing a world-class education for students from across the country and around the globe.

Our faculty are more than just teachers. They are leaders, mentors and cultivators of talent. The university is committed to educating, high-level research and professional training that will prepare students to thrive in the real world.

At Marshall University, we want each individual student to have the chance to reach their goals. Here, students are treated like family, and their dreams are never lost in the crowd.

288US News US Rankings 2022

Campus and location

Marshall University campuses

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Main campus

Huntington Campus

With the main campus located in Huntington, West Virginia, Marshall is situated in the tri-state region bordering Kentucky and Ohio, with a population of 365,000 in the Huntington-Ashland-Ironton metropolitan area.

Costs and Entry Requirements

Typical costs

While tuition fees, accommodation prices and food costs may vary depending on your chosen degree, student residences and personal spending habits, below you'll find an estimated cost of attendance at Marshall University.

Scholarships

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Entry requirements

Typical entry requirements for Marshall University are shown below. Please note that specific admissions requirements may vary by academic program.

Academic Entry Requirements

GPA: 2 (International Freshman GPA requirements are equivalent to domestic GPA requirements and vary by program. Transfer applicants with less than 30 semester hours of transfer credit must meet freshman requirements.)

Typical costs

While tuition fees, accommodation prices and food costs may vary depending on your chosen degree, student residences and personal spending habits, below you'll find an estimated cost of attendance at Marshall University. For more details, visit Marshall University's website.

Scholarships

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Entry requirements

Typical entry requirements for Marshall University are shown below. Please note that specific admissions requirements may vary by academic program.

Academic Entry Requirements

GPA: 2.5 (International Freshman GPA requirements are equivalent to domestic GPA requirements and vary by program. Transfer applicants with less than 30 semester hours of transfer credit must meet freshman requirements.)

Top Ranked Subjects

79

Graduate: Health - Pharmacy

92

Engineering (doctorate Not Offered)

146

Graduate: Health - Speech-language Pathology

218

Graduate: Science - Biological Sciences

Accommodation

Information about accommodation can be found on Marshall’s website.

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Services and facilities

Our on-campus business and engineering facilities enrich degree programs. Marshall Alumnus and CEO of Intuit, Brad D. Smith donated $25 million in 2018 to build robust facilities and business programs. Check out the BB&T Center

  • The center provides students with access to investment practice and in-depth understanding of American capitalism.

  • BB&T invests in students’ projects, activities and enterprises in the biannual Bers Competition.

Prepare for your business career at the Center for Business and Economic Research

  • Get training in research, analysis and evaluation; planning and project management; communications and outreach.

  • Complete projects in housing needs, production forecasts, an economic assessment of Corridor G Racetrack Facility and others.

Conduct exciting experiments at the Arthur Weisberg Family Engineering Complex

  • The Arthur Weisberg Family Applied Engineering Complex is the home for labs for a wide range of engineering disciplines like material testing, soil mechanics, hydraulics, environmental engineering and more.

How to apply

How to apply

Application deadlines

Fall: July 15 Spring: October 15 Summer: March 1

Application documents required to receive an offer

High School Transcripts High School Diploma Passport English Test Score University Transcript (transfer students) Proof of Degree (transfer students)

Preparing for arrival

Before arrival

Create Online Student Account: https://www.marshall.edu/selfservice/ftuactivation/index.php Register for Orientation: https://www.marshall.edu/orientation/ Apply for Housing (On-Campus and/or Off-Campus): https://www.marshall.edu/housing/signupnow/ Airport Transfer Options Available: https://www.marshall.edu/iss/arrival-form/

Huntington Tri-State Aiport (HTS) - $50 airport pick-up fee; Charleston Yeager Airport (CRW) - $150 airport pick-up fee. https://www.marshall.edu/iss/arrival-form/ Complete Immunization and Health Forms: Refer to the application guide here: https://www.marshall.edu/iss/files/2021-22-Application-for-International-Undergraduate-Admission.pdf Enroll in Student Health Insurance: https://www.marshall.edu/iss/healthinsurance/ Submit Photo for Student Card: Student ID is created and photo taken during orientation. Mobile ID also available: https://www.marshall.edu/it/mobile-id/ Submit Final/Official Transcripts and Test Scores Pay Tuition and Fees: https://www.marshall.edu/bursar/international-students2/

After arrival

Attend Orientation: https://www.marshall.edu/orientation/ Register for Classes Submit Final/Official Transcripts and Test Scores if not sent earlier Pay Remaining Tuition and Fees if applicable How to Pay: https://www.marshall.edu/bursar/international-students2/

How to apply

Application deadlines

Fall: June 01 Spring: Novermber 01 Summer: March 1

Application documents required to receive an offer

High School Transcripts Passport English Test Score University Transcript Proof of Degree

Preparing for arrival

Before arrival

Create Online Student Account: https://www.marshall.edu/selfservice/ftuactivation/index.php Register for Orientation: https://www.marshall.edu/orientation/ Apply for Housing (On-Campus and/or Off-Campus) Airport Transfer Options Available: https://www.marshall.edu/iss/arrival-form/

Huntington Tri-State Aiport (HTS) - $50 airport pick-up fee; Charleston Yeager Airport (CRW) - $150 airport pick-up fee. https://www.marshall.edu/iss/arrival-form/ Complete Immunization and Health Forms: Refer to the application guide here: https://www.marshall.edu/iss/files/2021-22-Application-for-International-Undergraduate-Admission.pdf Enroll in Student Health Insurance: https://www.marshall.edu/iss/healthinsurance/ Submit Photo for Student Card: Student ID is created and photo taken during orientation. Mobile ID also available: https://www.marshall.edu/it/mobile-id/ Submit Final/Official Transcripts and Test Scores Pay Tuition and Fees How to Pay: https://www.marshall.edu/bursar/international-students2/

After arrival

Attend Orientation: https://www.marshall.edu/orientation/ Register for Classes Submit Final/Official Transcripts and Test Scores if not sent earlier Pay Remaining Tuition and Fees if applicable

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