Welcome to the wvu family!
Now find out what being a Mountaineer is all about.
you're going to love it here
Learn about what Morgantown and West Virginia have to offer.
Hint: It's Wild and Wonderful!
From the Farmers Market and annual Balloons Over Morgantown event to zip lining and catching a game, there's something for everyone here.
Wild and Wonderful
West Virginia is famous for its unrivaled natural beauty and outdoor adventure. But there's even more going on in the Mountain State for you to explore.
“WVU employees engage in a shared passion for not only the future of the University, but for the future of the state as well, and this common goal serves as a reminder every day of how grateful I am to work for this incredible institution.”
“The research community here has been very supportive. The mentoring environment is superb for junior faculty and I am nurtured in an environment that is conducive to my success.”
Mark your calendar.
These campus events are coming soon.
- Jul2011:00 AM - 12:00 PMPlanetarium Children's Day Show: Larry Cat in Space!
- Jul2012:00 PM - 1:00 PMPlanetarium Children's Day Show: Accidental Astronauts!
- Jul202:00 PM - 3:00 PMPlanetarium Children's Day Show: Earth, Moon, Sun!
- Jul207:00 PM - 8:00 PMPlanetarium Show: Outlier:the Story of Katherine Johnson (50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing Show)
- Jul208:00 PM - 9:00 PMPlanetarium Show: Dawn of the Space Age (Moon Landing Anniversary Celebration Show)
- Aug312:00 PM - 6:00 PMWVU Football vs James Madison-Family Day
- Sep55:00 PM - 7:00 PMVisiting Artist Lecture: Jay Ryan
- Sep712:00 PM - 3:00 PMWVU Football at Missouri
- Sep107:30 PM - 10:00 PMAn Evening With The Avett Brothers
- Sep1412:00 PM - 3:00 PMWVU Football vs NC State-Gold Rush
- Sep21 All Day WVU Football at Kansas
- Sep2111:00 AM - 3:00 PMInternational Street Festival
Meet president e. gordon gee
He's one of America’s most prominent higher education leaders.
And he brought the bow tie back.
You've joined an organization that cares about its employees.
And our employees care about each other.
Start off right
Find everything you need for success.
New Employee's Guide for a Successful First Year
Use this resource to ensure success from before your first day through your first-year work anniversary as a Mountaineer.
Get the basics down for Day One - explore your benefits, process for payroll and find the best parking spot.
WVU offers its faculty members myriad resources for teaching, research and service.