Skip to main content
A-Z IndexCalendarsDirectoryMapsShop
Home / Return to Campus / What You Need to Know

What You Need to Know

Use these topic and location guides to find the information you need. Your Fall To-Do List contains the most critical information you need to know as the semester starts.

Information by Topic

Last updated Oct. 13.

Academics

Academic calendar, classroom safety and research. Updated on Oct. 5.

Academics

Communication

Campus communication, COVID-19 monitoring. Updated on Aug. 23.

Communication

Cost and Aid

Emergency grants, student employment, tuition and fees, billing, financial aid and student accounts. Updated on Aug. 9.

Cost and Aid

Employees

On-campus work, remote and hybrid work, workplace accommodations and modifications. Updated on Sept. 16.

Employee Expectations

Housing

Move-in for residence halls and University Apartments, visitation policies, safety policies. Updated on Aug. 3.

Housing

Masks

Campus mask requirements, how to wear a mask, cloth mask cleaning. Updated on Oct. 5.

Masks

Policies

Student and employee policies, how to report violations. Updated on Aug. 17.

Policies

Public Health

Safety protocols, personal hygiene, self-monitoring, reporting illness, contact tracing, when to quarantine. Updated on Oct. 5.

Public Health and Safety

Student Life

Student orgs, club sports, Rec Center, Welcome Week, student activities and programs, tutoring and where you can find help. Updated on Aug. 3.

Student Life

Testing: Students

Student COVID-19 testing information, including mandatory and optional testing, how to get tested, types of tests used and what to do after testing. Updated on Sept. 15.

Student Testing

Testing: Employees

Faculty and staff COVID-19 testing information, including mandatory and optional testing, types of tests used and what to do after testing. Updated on Sept. 15.

Employee Testing

Transportation

PRT, parking, bus routes and procedures, rideshare pickup locations, biking and alternative transportation options. Updated on Aug. 24.

Transportation

Travel

University and WVU Medicine travel guidelines, study abroad, Adventure WV. Updated on June 29.

Travel

Vaccine Information Updated

Vaccination clinics, campus vaccination rates, reasons to get vaccinated, vaccine verification system, common questions. Updated on Oct. 14.

Vaccine Information

Visitors

Event planning, campus tours, guidance for residence halls, prospective students, campus visitors. Updated on Aug. 3.

What You Need to Know: 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 Aug. 4.

Who to Contact

Location-Based Information

Last updated Oct. 7.

Health Sciences

Mask guidelines, daily wellness survey, academic tech support for students and links to school-specific info. Updated on June 24.

Health Sciences Information

WVU Beckley

Mask requirements, vaccinations, health and safety measures, student activities and campus meeting videos. Updated on Oct. 7.

WVU Beckley Information

WVU Keyser

Testing, vaccination and other details for the fall semester. Updated on Sept. 17.

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 continue adding information on different topics, 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.

Common Questions Answered

Return to Campus Conversations

You’re welcome to join live discussions — or watch recordings of previous conversations whenever it’s convenient.

Conversations