West Virginia University
The National Council for Home Safety and Security ranked WVU among the top 40 safest campuses (34th of 2,000). Plan a visit to experience our campus and the beautiful city of Morgantown for yourself. Schedule a campus tour.
Our future alumni come from 107 countries. Some of them immigrated to the U.S. as children. Others are the children of immigrants. And some just arrived in the U.S. to attend college. Read the stories of Mountaineers from around the world.
In graduate school, you can delve into research with real-life implications. Praveen Majjigapu, a civil engineering doctoral student, and Professor Hota GangaRao developed a system to increase the strength and endurance of structures and help communities prevent catastrophe.
Life’s greatest lessons often come outside the classroom. WVU programs like SOAR and Adventure WV Orientation Trips will teach you about yourself, our environment and how to be a leader – all while you’re immersed in nature’s beauty.