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Admitted Student Resources

Now that you’re admitted (congrats!), it’s time to get ready for your first year. As you take your next steps, we’re here to answer your questions and welcome you to our one-of-a-kind Mountaineer family.

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Your Next Steps

Pay the Academic Deposit

The academic deposit saves your place in our incoming class and allows you to continue the admissions process.

Pay Academic Deposit

Apply for Housing

After paying the academic deposit, apply for housing and complete your profile. The sooner you apply, the sooner you’ll know where you’ll be living.

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Complete New Student Orientation

Next is NSO, where you’ll register for your first semester classes, hear from current students and learn to navigate your first semester like a pro. Spring 2022 students can register for orientation in late fall. Fall 2022 students can register for orientation starting in February 2022.

Visit WVU

Experience WVU from wherever you are. You can virtually tour campus (residence halls included) and attend our events without leaving home.

Take a Virtual Tour
Let's Go bus going through downtown campus

Experience WVU

The experience of a lifetime is waiting for you. Ready to discover it for yourself?

Class of 2026 Social Center

Mountaineer Let's Go

Start Your Journey

You’re a proud Mountaineer now, so head over to our social center for Class of 2026 merchandise, WVU-themed wallpapers and downloads, a #WVUbound playlist and lots more. We have downloads especially for your parents and grandparents, too! And you're all invited to join our Class of 2026 Facebook groups — we have one for students and one for families.

Class of 2026 Social Center