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Visit the Return to Campus website and our COVID-19 Admissions FAQ page for WVU's fall plans.

Future Student Resources

No matter where you are, you can connect with West Virginia University from the comfort of home.

We’ll be adding even more resources to help you explore online, so check back often for updates.

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Explore Campus

It's the next-best thing to being here — take a virtual tour.

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Virtual Tours

Visit virtually with 360-degree views of campus, classrooms, labs and residence halls.

Virtual Campus Tour Virtual Housing Tour
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Residence Hall Video Tours

Watch this playlist for an introduction to the residence halls and neighborhoods WVU students call home.

Residence Hall Video Tours

Upcoming Virtual Events

Join live discussions and Q&As to learn more about WVU.

You're Invited to Discover WVU

Discover WVU Open House

We’re opening our doors to show you what it’s really like to live and learn like a Mountaineer. Meet with current WVU students, award-winning faculty and expert staff for two days of guided exploration, breakout sessions and lots of fun along the way.

  • November 13-14
Register for Discover WVU
Go First Fridays

Go First Fridays

Thinking of joining the Mountaineer family? There are a few things you need to know first, and these events will teach you all about our gold and blue spirit and unique Mountaineer traditions.

Go First Fridays will be held at 3 p.m. on:

  • November 6
  • November 20
Register for Go First Fridays
Ask Us Anything Academic Livestream Series

Ask Us Anything

Join us to hear from WVU experts — including current students and advisers — assembled to help inform your journey, connect you with the resources and mentors you need and help you understand everything from the admissions process to financial aid to campus life.

Ask Us Anything will be held at 6:30 p.m. on:

  • October 27
  • November 17
  • December 8
Register for Ask Us Anything
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Engineering and Computer Science Visitation Day

Saturday, October 24
10 a.m.-2 p.m.

At this live event, you'll get an in-depth look at the Benjamin M. Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Sciences. You'll meet current students and learn about admissions, scholarships and academic programs.

Register for Engineering and Computer Science Visitation Day
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Tour Guide Live

Mondays and Wednesdays
5:30 p.m.

Nobody knows campus like our Visitors Center tour guides. Here’s your chance to meet with them virtually, tour campus and ask what it’s really like to be a WVU student.

Register for Tour Guide Live
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Virtual Admission Sessions

Mondays and Wednesdays
5 p.m.

Ask our experts about everything from scholarship and financial aid opportunities to application requirements and career services.

Register for a Virtual Admission Session

Fund Your Future

In 2018-2019, about 87% of WVU first-time freshman students received grants and scholarships.

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PROMISE at WVU

You can't have too many scholarships. That's why, in most cases, WVU merit scholarships are awarded in addition to the West Virginia PROMISE scholarship.

WVU Merit Scholarships PROMISE at WVU

Next Steps

Request Information

Want to know more about WVU? Fill out the Request Information form to learn about the endless possibilities we offer.

Request Information

Apply

Our fall 2021 admissions application is available for high school seniors and high school graduates. High school graduates also can apply for spring 2021.

How to Apply

Scholarships

We’ve added more scholarships to cover even more students. With a little help, you’ll have the chance to follow your passions wherever they lead.

View Scholarship Chart

Follow @WVUAdmissions

For questions and to learn more, follow @WVUAdmissions on Twitter and Facebook.

Quiz Break

Have some fun, enjoy our GIFs and start thinking what your future might hold.

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Can We Guess Your Future Purpose? Find Your Career Pathway

Are you a creative spirit, a born innovator, a helper to the core? We'll help you find the path to your purpose.

Career Quiz
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Myth or Fact: FAFSA Edition

Don’t be fooled by common financial aid myths. Learn the facts about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

FAFSA Quiz Cost and Aid