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What You Need to Know

There's a lot to cover. Use these topic and location guides to find the information you need.

Information by Topic

Last updated Nov. 20.

Absolute Must-Knows

We've shared tons of information to help you prepare. These are the top things you absolutely need to know for this fall.

Absolute Must-Knows

Academics

Course delivery, academic calendar, attendance policy, classroom safety, academic support and instruction and faculty resources and support. Updated on Nov. 17.

Academics

Communication

Campus communication, WVU Incident Command System and COVID-19 monitoring. Updated on Aug. 11.

Communication

Cost and Aid Updated

Student employment, tuition and fees, room and board, billing, financial aid and student accounts. Updated on Nov. 18.

Cost and Aid

Employees Updated

On-campus work, remote work, workplace accommodations and modifications, fleet vehicles and guidance for campus visitors. Updated on Nov. 18.

Employee Expectations

Housing

Spring semester return to campus housing, visitation policies, safety policies, housing and residence life, and cleaning protocols and recommendations. Updated on Nov. 5.

Housing

Policies

Student and employee policies, how to report violations and required daily wellness checks. Added on Aug. 12.

Policies

Public Health Updated

Physical distancing, face coverings (and medical exemptions), personal hygiene, self-monitoring, reporting illness, contact tracing, when to self-quarantine, daily wellness survey, education module. Updated on Nov. 19.

Public Health and Safety

Student Life

Student activities and programs, libraries, tutoring and where you can find help. Updated on Sept. 23.

Student Life

Testing: Students Updated

Student COVID-19 testing information, including sample testing, how to get tested, getting results and what to do after testing. Updated on Nov. 20.

Student Testing

Testing: Employees Updated

Faculty and staff COVID-19 testing information, including sample testing, voluntary testing, community testing, how to get results and what to do after testing. Updated on Nov. 20.

Employee Testing

Transportation Updated

Parking, bus routes and procedures, fleet vehicles, rideshare pickup locations, biking and alternative transportation options. Updated on Nov. 18.

Transportation

Travel

Travel risks, University and WVU Medicine travel guidelines, study abroad, Adventure WV. Updated on Nov. 13.

Travel

Visitors

Guidance for residence halls, University Apartments, parents/families, online students, prospective students and essential campus visitors. Updated on Sept. 23.

Visitors

Who to Contact

COVID-19 related concerns, how to report violations of health and safety policies, contacts for financial aid, student accounts, counseling and mental health services. Updated on Sept. 15.

Who to Contact

Location-Based Information

Last updated Nov. 18.

Health Sciences

Town hall video, daily wellness survey, Morgantown building access, academic tech support for students and links to school-specific info. Updated on Nov. 17.

Health Sciences Information

WVU Beckley Updated

Testing, travel guidelines, health and safety measures, student activities and campus meeting videos. Updated on Nov. 18.

WVU Beckley Information

WVU Keyser

Move-in, packing tips, testing and campus meeting video. Updated on Aug. 12.

WVU Keyser Information

Stop the Spread

Personal accountability is the key to our safe return to campus. Do your part to keep everyone safe.

Do Your Part

Ask a Question

We’ll be adding information on different topics throughout the fall, so check this site frequently for updates. If you can’t find the info you need, submit a question or email returntocampus@mail.wvu.edu.

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