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You're Registered. Now what?

Here’s what to expect from Virtual NSO.

Step 1 - Online Program

Online Modules

Mandatory for students. Optional for guests.

Log in at nso.wvu.edu with your WVU username and password to begin your online modules. It should take about 90 minutes to complete. Your parents and other family members may view the online modules by using the guest login option. Students must complete the modules as soon as possible.

After you complete the modules, the system will automatically let us know. We’ll email instructions for your next step within 24 hours.

Step 2 - Submit Student ID Photo

Submit Student ID Photo

Mandatory for students.

Submitting a photo for your Mountaineer Card is mandatory and should be completed as soon as possible. Before completing this step, you should review the details and guidelines from Mountaineer Card Services and then you can submit your photo.

Step 3: Professional Advising Appointment

Professional Advising Appointment

Mandatory for students.

During your Professional Advising Appointment, you’ll meet one-on-one with a professional adviser and finalize your fall class schedule. Before the meeting, you should review your college or school’s information within the online modules. Honors students should also review their information in the modules.

If you completed the modules after the original June 10 deadline OR if you miss your advising appointment, you might not be able to meet with an adviser until August.

Step 4: Destination WVU

Destination WVU

Optional for students and guests.

Attend Destination WVU on campus in June! Get an official welcome to WVU, meet other incoming students and families, explore campus and gather important information before moving in this fall.

Register for Destination WVU

Placement

Taking the correct courses in your freshman year can affect your entire college experience. Check your placement at WVU.

English Placement

English 103 is an accelerated three-credit course that replaces English 101 and English 102 while also fulfilling the GEC Objective 1 requirement. Students can opt to take English 103 if they receive at least a 27 on the ACT English subtest or a 640 on the SAT verbal exam.

Learn About English Placement

World Languages Placement

If your major requires a world language, you are encouraged to complete the world languages placement exam online. You can determine if your major requires a world language in DegreeWorks.

Learn About World Languages Placement

Connect with your Mountaineer family ANYTIME: join the Official WVU Class of 2026 or the Official Families of the WVU Class of 2026 Facebook groups, or follow the WVU Class of 2026 on Instagram.