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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 May 4.

Absolute Must-Knows

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

Absolute Must-Knows

Academics Updated

Academic calendar, attendance policy, classroom safety, academic support and instruction and faculty resources and support. Updated on May 4.

Academics

Communication

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

Communication

Cost and Aid

Emergency grants, student employment, tuition and fees, room and board, billing, financial aid and student accounts. Updated on April 5.

Cost and Aid

Employees Updated

On-campus work, remote and hybrid work, family resources, workplace accommodations and modifications. Updated on May 4.

Employee Expectations

Housing Updated

Residence hall move-in, visitation policies, safety policies, housing and residence life, and cleaning protocols and recommendations. Updated on May 4.

Housing

Policies

Student and employee policies, how to report violations. Updated on Jan. 11.

Policies

Public Health Updated

Physical distancing, face coverings (and medical exemptions), personal hygiene, self-monitoring, reporting illness, contact tracing, when to self-quarantine, education module. Updated on May 4.

Public Health and Safety

Student Life Updated

Student orgs, club sports, Rec Center, student activities and programs, tutoring and where you can find help. Updated on May 4.

Student Life

Testing: Students Updated

Student COVID-19 testing information, including mandatory and optional testing, how to get tested, types of tests used, getting results and what to do after testing. Updated on April 30.

Student Testing

Testing: Employees Updated

Faculty and staff COVID-19 testing information, including mandatory and optional testing, types of tests used, how to get results and what to do after testing. Updated on April 30.

Employee Testing

Transportation Updated

PRT, parking, bus routes and procedures, fleet vehicles, rideshare pickup locations, biking and alternative transportation options. Updated on May 4.

Transportation

Travel

Travel risks, University and WVU Medicine travel guidelines, study abroad, Adventure WV. Updated on March 15.

Travel

Vaccine Information Updated

Vaccine clinics, reasons to get vaccinated, vaccine verification system, common questions. Updated on May 4.

Vaccine Information

Visitors

Campus tours, guidance for residence halls, University Apartments, parents/families, online students, prospective students and essential campus visitors. Updated on Feb. 18.

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 Jan. 27.

Who to Contact

Location-Based Information

Last updated May 4.

Health Sciences

Town hall video, daily wellness survey, Morgantown building access, academic tech support for students and links to school-specific info. Updated on Dec. 10.

Health Sciences Information

WVU Beckley Updated

Fall semester plans, vaccinations, health and safety measures, student activities and campus meeting videos. Updated on May 4.

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 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.

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