Welcome home! If you’re living in a residence hall for fall 2023, you’ll sign up for a specific time slot to move in Aug. 10-12. Watch your MIX email for details.
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These steps are strongly encouraged for new students.
Choose a First-Year Trip
Start your college experience like a real Mountaineer. Our optional Adventure WV First-Year Trips are peer-led, adventure-based programs that will prepare you for life at WVU. All trips are $95 or less and take place in June, July or August. Registration opens Monday, February 6, and is first-come, first-served for admitted students who have paid the academic deposit.Learn About First-Year Trips
Apply for Promise
The Promise Scholarship for West Virginia residents is sponsored by the state of West Virginia. To be considered, you must complete the Promise application and submit the FAFSA by March 1.Learn About Promise
Find Other Scholarships
You are automatically considered for WVU scholarships if you are admitted by the scholarship deadline — June 1. You should also investigate other scholarship sources to help fund your education.Find Scholarships
Join us on your favorite social media platforms for a real glimpse of WVU campus life and start getting to know your fellow Mountaineers!
Connect with Your Classmates and WVU
Immerse yourself in our one-of-a-kind Mountaineer community.
Class of 2027 Social Center
You’re a proud Mountaineer now, so head over to our social center for Class of 2027 merchandise, WVU-themed wallpapers and downloads, a #WVUbound playlist and lots more. Make friends early by joining the Class of 2027 on Instagram or Facebook. Plus, we have some digital swag for you!Class of 2027 Social Center
We're here to help every step of the way.
Have questions about your next steps? Or about submitting your deposit? Your WVU admissions counselor is an expert on these topics (and many more, so ask them anything!). And it’s literally their job to chat with you! Reach out to them any time.
Student Call Center
No one knows us like our students! Our student ambassadors have been in your shoes. They know what it’s like starting this gold-and-blue journey packed with possibilities. Talk with them about whatever you’d like — student life, living on campus, getting involved, making friends, Mountaineer traditions, etc.
Office of Admissions
Our Admissions staff can assist with any questions or issues you encounter as you continue the steps to enroll. Business hours are Monday through Friday, 8:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. (except for University holidays). Call us at 304-293-2121 or fill out our contact form.