West Virginia EBT Payment Schedule

This page shows the West Virginia EBT payment schedule of when you should receive your monthly SNAP benefits allotment. Each month you receive your West Virginia food stamps allowance through Electronic Benefits Transfer onto your EBT card, so that you can purchase food items from authorized SNAP retailers throughout the United States.


I Did Not Receive My SNAP Benefits Payment

If you believe you do not receive your West Virginia EBT payment this month and it is past the payment date listed below, then you would need to contact the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Services, who head up the West Virginia SNAP, either by the phone number on the back of your West Virginia EBT card, or go to the West Virginia food stamp balance page.

West Virginia Monthly EBT Payment Schedule
Benefits are made available over the first nine days of every month, based on the first letter of the client’s last name.

First Letter of the Last Name is: B,X,Y, or Z = benefits available on the 1st
First Letter of the Last Name is: C or F = benefits available on the 2nd
First Letter of the Last Name is: H,N, or V = benefits available on the 3rd
First Letter of the Last Name is: I,M,O, or U = benefits available on the 4th
First Letter of the Last Name is: Q or S = benefits available on the 5th
First Letter of the Last Name is: A or W = benefits available on the 6th
First Letter of the Last Name is: J,K, or P = benefits available on the 7th
First Letter of the Last Name is: D,E, or R = benefits available on the 8th
First Letter of the Last Name is: G,L, or T = benefits available on the 9th

* Cash benefits are made available on the first calendar day of every month