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Scholarships for WV Residents


Scholarship of Distinction 
Level 1

Minimum 3.8 High School GPA and 
30 ACT or 1340 SAT
New SAT 1400


Scholarship of Distinction 
Level 2

Minimum 3.5 High School GPA and 
26 ACT OR 1190 SAT 
New SAT 1260




Scholarship of Distinction 
Level 3 

Minimum 3.25 high school GPA and
24 ACT or 1110 SAT
New SAT 1180




Scholarship of Distinction
Level 4

Minimum 3.00 High School GPA and 
22 ACT OR 1030 SAT
New SAT 1110




Potomac Scholarship

Minimum 3.00 High School GPA and 
21 ACT or 990 SAT
New SAT 1070


1 year 

These scholarships are fully integrated with the scholarship program at West Virginia University. If a student decides to change campuses to WVU after leaving Potomac State College and meets the academic standards for these scholarships, the student will be eligible to continue to receive these scholarships at WVU at the current WVU value.  Students in PSC four-year programs are eligible for the scholarships for up to four years. The Potomac Scholarship is not a transferable scholarship.

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