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Decide WVU Open House

You don’t have to make all of your college decisions during Decide WVU, but you will find everything you need to make an informed choice.

And the best part? You can build your own schedule to personalize your experience.

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Why attend Decide WVU?

Here are three reasons — but trust us, there are plenty more.


Everyone's Welcome

Whether you’re an admitted first-time freshman, transfer student or a family member of a new student, there's something for you. Decide WVU is an entire week of virtual events that will answer your questions, like:

  • What’s it really like living on campus?
  • What’s a college class like?
  • How will I make friends?
  • Will I be happy?
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You can Personalize Your Event

The main Decide WVU program is Saturday, April 17, and we’ll offer optional activities Monday through Friday, April 12-16. With activities spanning a full week, you can build your own schedule to get exactly the info you need, such as:

  • Lectures and labs with actual professors
  • Real-time virtual tours of campus through YouTube Live
  • Presentations on financial aid, academics and the Honors College
  • Introductions to some of our 500+ student organizations and clubs
  • One-on-one conversations with Admissions, New Student Orientation, Financial Aid and Housing
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Your Travel Costs $0

Events are 100% virtual, so no matter where you are, you can participate. And with a week's worth of activities to choose from, you're sure to something that fits your schedule.


Your Decide WVU schedule is totally up to you.
Choose activities that fit your needs and interests.

Monday, April 12

Introduction to Human Development Lecture

2:30 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.

Watch Elizabeth Levelle's in-session Psychology 241 class with current students.

Tour Guide Live (Downtown)

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Adventure Activity

6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 13

Club Fest

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Learn about our 500+ student organizations/clubs (different club reps from Wednesday).

Wednesday, April 14

Club Fest

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Learn about our 500+ student organizations/clubs (different club reps from Tuesday).

Tour Guide Live (Evansdale)

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 15

Latent Finger Print Lecture

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Watch an in-session class with current students.

World Regions Lecture

2:20 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.

Watch Maria Perez's in-session Geography 102 class with current students.

Nursing Mock Lecture

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Watch a mock lecture with Dr. Christy Barnhart.

Friday, April 16

Ask the Experts with the Mountaineer Parents Club

6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

Bring your questions and get answers from our panel of WVU experts. You'll also meet the Mountaineer Parents Club representatives, who will lead the discussion.

Dish with Lish

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Tune in for a cooking demo that’s part of the refresh series of campus events.

Saturday, April 17

Welcome and Financial Aid 101

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Good morning, Mountaineers! WVU President E. Gordon Gee will kick off the day with an official welcome to Decide WVU. Then our Student Financial Services staff will cover what you need to know about financial aid.

Academic Sessions

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Talk about your major and careers with your academic college or school.

Office of Accessibility Services Appointments

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Pop-Up Offices

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Meet one-on-one with representatives from:

Air Force ROTC

12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.


12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Veterans Affairs

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Presentation

1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Upcoming Virtual Events

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

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Special Events

Don’t miss our open house events and other one-time offerings like Q&A sessions and discussions focused on specific topics.

Special Events
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Ongoing Events

There’s always a way to connect with us and learn more about our campus and applying to WVU! We offer tours and admissions sessions year-round.

Ongoing Events

Questions? Use Facebook Messenger (icon in lower right) to reach us during Decide WVU — or contact us anytime by emailing us.