Visit WVU


Virtual Tours

Want to know what life on campus is like? Visit our online campus tour and find out. Start Your Tour.

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.

Monday through Friday at 9:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. & Saturday (excluding home football games) at 10:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. | Phone: (304) 293-3489 | Schedule a Tour Online | Directions

Admitted Student Tours

Your visit begins with an enrollment presentation to prepare you to join our proud Mountaineer family. Then, our expert student guides present a walking/driving tour of campus. Enjoy lunch in an on-campus eatery followed by an academic department visit.
Most Mondays in February, March, and April at 8:30 a.m. Registration opens soon!

On Campus Events

Academic Excellence Celebration

Monday, February 16, 2014
This event is by invitation only to admitted nonresident high school seniors who have
a minimum 3.5 GPA and ACT of 27 or SAT of 1220. Registration opens soon!