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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

On-Campus Events

Discover WVU Open Houses
Are you searching for a college that will challenge you? Look no further. Join us for an open house event to prepare for your Mountaineer journey. Explore our 191 academic programs, meet current students, tour campus, and learn about admissions and financial aid. You will find your future at West Virginia University.

Saturday, November 8, 2014
Registration | Itinerary
Contact: Courtney Jennings (Mountaineervisitationdays@mail.wvu.edu or 304-293-2264)

Saturday, November 15, 2014
Registration | Itinerary
Contact: Courtney Jennings (Mountaineervisitationdays@mail.wvu.edu or 304-293-2264)

West Virginia Distinguished Scholars
Monday, November 10, 2014
This event is by invitation only to high school seniors from West Virginia who are
National Merit Semi-Finalists or have a minimum 3.8 cumulative GPA and ACT of 30
or SAT of 1340.
Contact: Katlin Swisher (Katlin.Stinespring@mail.wvu.edu)

Academic Excellence Celebration
Friday, December 12, 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.
Contact: Kate Padula (Kate.Padula@mail.wvu.edu)