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?
Daily Campus Tours
Tour campus with a student tour leader or self-guided at your own pace, 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 two hours 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
Decide WVU Open House
Saturday, April 6
Are you already admitted to WVU? This is your day to explore — from learning about academics and financial aid to exploring student orgs and campus activities.
Only for: Admitted students and their families.
Let's Talk Business
Explore a WVU business education — and meet employers who hire Mountaineers! The John Chambers College of Business and Economics is holding Let’s Talk Business in:
- Arlington, VA - Feb. 29, 5:30-7 p.m.
- Cincinnati, OH - March 21, 5:30-7 p.m.
Best for: Students interested in Chambers College programs
Junior Open House
Save the date!
Saturday, April 13
High school juniors, this event is for you. At Junior Open House on April 13, you can tour campus, explore our academic programs and learn about the admissions process. Join our mailing list so we can let you know when registration opens mid-March.
Best for: High school juniors and families
The Great Day
Thursday, Feb. 29
Calling all admitted first-time freshmen! On The Great Day, you could win scholarship money, a laptop, dining plan, Adventure WV trip and more. See how you can participate in The Great Day social challenges!
Best for: Admitted first-time freshmenJoin us for The Great Day
Next Steps for Admitted First-Time Freshmen
Tuesday, March 5
Already accepted to WVU? Join our admissions counselors for a 45-minute Zoom session about the next steps you can take to become a Mountaineer! We will be discussing the academic deposit, housing, the FAFSA, visiting campus and much more! We’ll also have time at the end of our presentation to answer your questions.
Best for: High school seniors admitted for Summer or Fall 2024 (families are welcome)Register for March 5
Transfer Apply Now
March 7, April 4 and May 8
Join the WVU transfer admissions counselors for a session about the transfer application process for on-campus undergraduate degree programs. General topics to be covered include: important timelines, admissions requirements and application tips.
Best for: Transfer studentsRegister for March 7 Register for April 4 Register for May 8
Preparing for New Student Orientation
Tuesday, March 12
New Student Orientation for first-time freshmen requires online modules, an advising appointment and an on-campus program. We’re here to help you prepare! Join this Mountaineer Parents Club webinar to learn about the NSO process.
Best for: Admitted first-time freshmen and familiesRegister for New Student Orientation Webinar
Guided Pathways: An Exploration of Purpose and Major Selection
Monday, March 18
Join the Center for Learning, Advising and Student Success (CLASS) for an informational session about WVU’s eight unique Guided Pathway programs. Discover diverse career paths, gain insight from CLASS professionals and learn about the abundant support CLASS will provide. We will have time at the end to answer any questions you may have.
Best for: Students admitted to CLASS and their familiesRegister for Guided Pathways Webinar
Tuesday, March 19
The Mountaineer Parents Club wants to keep you on track for receiving the maximum aid available. Join Parents Club and WVU Hub representatives to learn about financial aid and billing.
Best for: Admitted first-time freshmen and familiesRegister for Financial Aid Webinar
Transfer Next Steps
March 26, April 16 and May 16
Join WVU transfer admissions counselors for a session about the next steps you can take to become a Mountaineer! General topics to be covered include: important timelines, financial aid, academic adviser meetings and housing options. There will be time at the end of our presentation to answer your questions.
Best for: Admitted transfer studentsRegister for March 26 Register for April 16 Register for May 16
Conditional Admittance: Securing Your Spot at WVU
Wednesday, March 27
Have you been conditionally admitted to WVU? Hear from Center for Learning, Advising and Student Success (CLASS) professionals about what it means to be conditionally admitted, the Summer Bridge Program and the steps you will take to secure your spot in the class of 2028! We will have time at the end to answer any questions you may have.
Best for: Conditionally admitted students and familiesRegister for Conditional Admittance Webinar
Not into waiting? Tour campus now — and we mean right now.
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What’s it like at WVU?
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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
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