Considering West Virginia University? Be our guest for a day and get a feel for the academic and student life as a Mountaineer.
WVU Visitors Center
The WVU Visitors Center combines cutting-edge technology with traditional West Virginia hospitality. Your tour will begin with an admissions presentation and then our expert student guides will give you a walking/driving tour of the campus. If you want to meet a specific department representative or attend a class, please request this during your reservation. (Please note, admissions presentations, department representatives and classes are not available on Saturday.) Tours include a classroom, the Mountainlair Student Union, a residence hall, the Student Recreation Center, and more. Reservations are required.
Experience WVU College Days
These events are at capacity and registration is now closed. Please consider visiting campus through the WVU Visitors Center.
Join us for our college specific events exclusively for admitted students to help you prepare for your Mountaineer journey. Please note: these events are for admitted students in specific academic majors. Students in different majors or students who are not admitted are encouraged to visit through our Visitors Center on these days. Meet with faculty and staff from your specific academic department and other University offices while visiting the places where you will study, eat, sleep, live and ultimately learn.
- College of Business & Economics | Monday, April 1st
- College of Creative Arts | Monday, March 18th
- College of Education & Human Services | Monday, March 4th
- College of Physical Activity & Sports Sciences | Monday, February 18th
- Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources & Design | Monday, March 4th
- Perley Isaac Reed School of Journalism | Monday, April 1st
- School of Medicine, School of Nursing & School of Pharmacy | Monday, March 11th
- Statler College of Engineering & Mineral Resources | Monday, February 18th, Monday, March 11th & Monday, March 18th
Experience WVU Day
This event is at capacity and registration is closed. Please consider visiting campus through the WVU Visitors Center.
Join us for an open house event exclusively for admitted students to help you prepare for your Mountaineer journey. This event is for students admitted into any major or program, including General Studies, TEAM and the Mountaineer Success Academy. Meet with faculty and staff from your academic department and other University offices while visiting the places where you will study, eat, sleep, live and ultimately learn.
Junior Preview Week
This spring we welcome high school juniors and their families to campus for our first annual Junior Preview Week at the WVU Visitors Center. Choose either the morning or afternoon tour April 2 through April 5 and also meet with student services representatives from Admissions, Housing, Financial Aid and more during our Junior Preview Fair. The day’s events will feature refreshments, games and prizes, and individual academic appointments are available by request (please be sure to note which academic area you would like to meet with when you register for your tour). It is never too early to begin exploring you future beyond high school graduation.
For this event we welcome students who want to learn more about the African American experience at WVU.
Friday, April 19th, 2013 | More Information and Registration
Discover WVU Days
Join us for an open house event to meet with academic departments, tour campus, speak with current students, and learn more about admissions, costs, and other opportunities at WVU.
Saturday, October 26, 2013 & Saturday, November 16, 2013 | Itinerary | Directions | Registration
Discover WVU Honors Day
For this event we welcome high school seniors with a minimum 3.6 GPA and ACT of 26 or SAT of 1180 who want to learn more about the WVU honors student experience as well as the WVU Honors College.
Monday, November 11, 2013 | Itinerary | Directions | Registration