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We seek opportunities to serve others and are committed to providing the highest quality of service.
We ask questions, seek new opportunities and change through innovation.
We are respectful, transparent and inclusive with each other.
We perform at our very best every day to create a University that is responsive, efficient and effective.
We support and value each other’s contributions as we build a community that is One WVU.
WVU is a family of distinctive campuses united by a single mission. From the groundbreaking research of our flagship in Morgantown to the liberal arts hub of WVU Potomac State in Keyser to the technology-intensive programs at WVU Tech in Beckley — we are leveraging our talents and resources to create a better future for West Virginia and the World.
At WVU, going first is in our blood. We’re bold enough for big ideas — and determined to launch them.
R1: Doctoral Universities — Highest research activity as described by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.
Aug 03All Day Final Exam for Second Six-Week Session and 12-Week Session
Aug 11All Day Residence Hall Move-In
Aug 117:00 PM Men's Soccer-BlueGold Intrasquad
Aug 15All Day First day of classes Fall 2018 term
Aug 177:30 PM WVU Women's Soccer at Penn State
- WVU researcher investigates risk for opioid overdose in rural West Virginia Jul 19th 2018
- Cross-discipline collaboration results in unique interactive sculpture at WVU Evansdale Library Jul 19th 2018
- WVU opens new research facility to extract valuable rare earths from acid mine drainage Jul 18th 2018
WVU ranks nationally for prestigious scholarships: 25 Rhodes Scholars, 22 Truman Scholars, 42 Goldwater Scholars, 2 George C. Marshall (British) Scholars, 5 Morris K. Udall Scholars, 5 USA Today All-USA College Academic First Team Members (and 11 academic team honorees), 22 Boren Scholars, 36 Gilman Scholars, 46 Fulbright Scholars (5 in 2012), 3 Department of Homeland Security Scholars, 28 Critical Language Scholars, one Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Scholar, 5 National Institute of Standards and Technology Fellowships and 4 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships.