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WVU has suspended in-person classes until August 2020. Success Coaching and Tutoring services are still available online. Please follow the links on the appropriate service(s) you wish to receive. If you have questions please email or leave a voicemail at (304)293-5804.

Summer Boost

Summer Boost is a program designed to help currently enrolled students at WVU increase their cumulative GPA and earn course credit during the summer term. All courses are held Online for the Summer 2020 term. This program will provide students with resources that will help in academic success. Upon completion of the program, with a C or better in each course, students are eligible for a summer stipend. In-state students can earn up to 30% of university tuition. Out-of-state students can earn up to 40%off university tuition.

Participants must meet ONE the following eligibility requirements:

Program Requirements for Tuition Stipend

The tuition stipend for Summer BOOST participants is equivalent to 30% of university tuition for in-state students and 40% for out-of state students for the summer 2020 term. Other charges such as college tuition and university fees may still apply.

Summer BOOST participants are required to complete interventions listed in their individualized success plan. The following actions are required for tuition stipend consideration:

Students completing the requirements for the stipend will receive their payment at the end of the term as a credit to the student account. 

Benefits of the Program

Students can raise their cumulative GPA (CGPA) by retaking courses where a higher grade is desired. By focusing on just these classes, students can have an opportunity to earn the CGPA needed to start the next school year in good academic standing or maintain the PROMISE and Institutional Scholarships. By taking a summer course, eligible students can stay on track for graduation.

Other benefits include:

Registration Process

 Class Start Date
 Priority Application Due Date
 Final Processing Date
 May 18th- June 1st  May 12th  May 19th
 June 29th- July 20th   June 24th  June 30th

 Application Opens on June 1st for classes that start June 29th or Later  


For questions or comments, please contact Niara Campbell at 304-293-5804 or

Important Notes

All courses are during summer sessions which are typically 6 weeks long. It is your responsibility to check times and dates for courses when registering.

All courses are held Online for the Summer 2020 term. 

Qualifying tutoring hours can be completed online through the Academic Resource Center. Students may also use other campus organized tutoring centers. 

All courses must be degree pursuant.