The experience of a lifetime is waiting for you in Morgantown, West Virginia. Our R1, space-grant, land-grant, Big 12 university feels like home from day one. Ready to discover it for yourself?
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Take a Campus Tour
Tour campus, meet our friendly people and take in the amazing views. Coming to Morgantown is the best way to feel the Mountaineer spirit.
Guided Campus Tours
Offered Monday through Friday and select Saturdays, guided tours last about 90 minutes and combine walking and traveling by bus to view all three areas of campus. Reservations are required.Schedule a Visit
Tour campus when you want, at your own pace — with an app to map your route and describe key locations.Take a Self-Guided Tour
Located at the intersection of I-79 and I-68, Morgantown is 70 miles south of Pittsburgh, two and a half hours from Charleston, W.Va., and three and a half hours from Washington, D.C.Plan a Visit
Sign Up for Special Events
Whether online or in-person, our events are known for delivering loads of relevant info along with Mountaineer fun.
All events are optional, and we encourage students to email us to discuss which events may be their best fit.
Decide WVU Open House
Saturday, March 25 and Saturday, April 15
At our open house events for admitted students, you'll find all the information you need for making your college decision — from learning about academics and financial aid to exploring student orgs and campus activities.
Only for: Admitted students and their families.Register for Decide WVU
Admitted Student Tours
March 27; April 3, 17 and 24; May 1
Hey, admitted students! Haven't visited yet? Come for an in-depth tour that will focus on next steps, meeting your academic department and making connections with other admitted students and families. We can’t wait to show you around your new home among the hills.
Already toured campus? You can sign up for an academic meeting only.
Best for: Admitted students and their families.Register for Admitted Student Tours
Financial Aid and Housing Webinars
Wednesday, April 5
Join the Mountaineer Parents Club for a series of admitted student webinars with Residence Life and WVU Hub representatives. They'll go over financial aid, paying your bill, selecting the right residence hall, move-in and more.
Best for: Admitted first-time freshman students and their families.Register for Webinars
Junior Open House
Saturday, April 22
Calling all high school juniors! Save the date and plan to join us on campus to learn about the college admissions process and the opportunities you'll have at WVU.
Best for: High school juniors and their families.Register for Junior Open House
Adventure WV Webinar
Tuesday, April 25
Registered for an Adventure WV First-Year Trip? Still deciding which to choose? The Mountaineer Parents Club and Adventure WV invite you and your family to learn how trips work, what to expect and other important details.
*Best for: Admitted students and families.Register for Adventure WV Webinar
The Great Day
Wednesday, April 26
We know college is an investment and we want to help ease the financial burden. On The Great Day, you could win a $1,500 scholarship or other prizes like a dining plan, Adventure WV trips and more.
Enter the essay contests now and join us April 26 for more ways to win.
Best for: Admitted first-time freshmenJoin us for The Great Day
Not into waiting? Tour campus now — and we mean right now.
Explore WVU any time — from anywhere — with 360-degree views of nearly every building on campus, including:
- student unions
- historic Woodburn Circle
- sports and recreation venues
- labs and classrooms
- residence halls
- dining centers
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What’s it like at WVU?
Watch these videos for a quick intro to Mountaineer life.
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The Most Honest Campus Tour Ever 💛💙
Come along as two WVU students show you our campus as only true Mountaineers can appreciate.Watch on YouTube: The *Real* Campus Tour Video
Your journey starts at West Virginia University
Choosing which college or university to go to can be difficult. When you choose to be a WVU Mountaineer, it really is the start of an incredible journey.Watch on YouTube: Your Journey Starts at West Virginia University Video
Start a Conversation
Let’s talk! Meet with us one-on-one by phone or online meeting.
Your admissions counselor knows everything about WVU, applying to college and scholarships and aid. Find your counselor to schedule a call.Find Admissions Counselor
No one knows WVU like our students! Student ambassadors can talk about campus life, WVU traditions, clubs you can join and all the ways you’ll make friends.Request Ambassador Call
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