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Academic Forgiveness


WVU may grant Academic Forgiveness to some undergraduate students who were not successful in their first attempt at higher education.

Policies governing academic forgiveness:


  1. Complete and sign the top half of the Petition for Admission under Academic Forgiveness Policy.
  2. Petition is approved by the Dean of Academic Affairs or designee.
  3. Recommendation for admission under Academic Forgiveness is returned to the Office of Enrollment Services for appropriate processing.

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