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Decide WVU Days

WVU downtown campus - pedestrian bridge, University Avenue, Chitwood Hall and Woodburn Hall

Get a taste of college life. Join us for an admitted student open house to prepare for your Mountaineer journey.

It’s your day to discover WVU, any way you like. This open house is huge — it’s the entire University, open and available to you — your way. It’s your day to personalize, to learn, to share with your family and to make your own decisions as you prepare for college. Are you already stoked to experience WVU? Join the Twitter conversation using #WVUBound and download WVU Guide from the app store to start planning your day.

Who should attend Decide WVU Days?

You! And two guests! Most of the sessions are geared toward admitted high school seniors and future transfer students.

When are Decide WVU Days?

Decide WVU Days will take place Saturday, March 25, and Saturday, April 8.

Where will Decide WVU Days take place?

You will start your day with your academic college or school. Pick your college or school from the lists below to determine your location.


Eberly College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business and Economics, and CLASS 

Student Recreation Center

Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design, College of Creative Arts, College of Education and Human Services, Benjamin M. Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources, College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, and Reed College of Media

Mountaineer Station

School of Dentistry, School of Medicine, School of Nursing, School of Pharmacy and School of Public Health

What can I do at Decide WVU Days?

Whatever you want! Get a feel for your major by visiting your academic department. Relax with your family in the  Mountainlair Student Union, where you can also grab lunch with current students and check out student services and organizations. Visit the Student Recreation Center. Gear up for your first semester with gold and blue souvenirs at the WVU Barnes & Noble Bookstore. Discover what it’s like to be a Mountaineer. Dine with WVU in an on-campus dining hall the evening before your visit.  

How do I get around campus?

Downtown Parking

Participants can park for free in the garage adjacent to the Mountainlair Student Union. Other area lots will be available. Check back soon for more information.  

View downtown map

Evansdale Parking

Participants can park in the lots around the Student Recreation Center.

View Evansdale map

View Mountaineer Station map

Alternative transportation

The Personal Rapid Transit system will be available all day for participants. University buses will also be looping throughout the day with stops at the Student Recreation Center, Evansdale Crossing, Mountainlair, Oakland Hall and Evansdale Residential Complex ("Towers").

What will I do?


Below is a tentative schedule for Decide WVU Day. 

Conversations (located in the Mountainlair Student Union)

1:30-2 p.m.

2-2:30  p.m. 
2:30-3 p.m. 

3-3:30 p.m.

Ongoing Activities

Weekend Activities

Interested in talking to someone about WVU?

Contact an Admissions Counselor