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.
“The Dual Career Program allowed me to think about what I really wanted in my career. With patience and creativity, they found the perfect place for me.”
“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.”
“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.”
Mark your calendar.
These campus events are coming soon.
- Nov16 All Day WVU Men's and Women's Diving at Navy Diving Invitational
- Nov16 All Day WVU Men's and Women's Swimming at Ohio State Invitational
- Nov16 All Day WVU Men's Basketball vs. Western Kentucky or Valparaiso (Conway, S.C.)
- Nov166:00 PM - 7:30 PMWVU Women's Soccer vs. Wake Forest (NCAA Tournament)
- Nov17 All Day NCAA Cross Country Championships
- Nov1710:00 AM - 2:00 PMWVU Rifle vs. NC State
- Nov171:00 PM - 3:00 PMWVU Volleyball vs Oklahoma
- Nov171:00 PM - 3:00 PMWVU Wrestling at Cornell
- Nov173:30 PM - 6:30 PMWVU Football at Oklahoma State
- Nov181:00 PM - 3:00 PMWVU Wrestling vs. Northern Iowa
- Nov183:00 PM - 4:30 PMWomen's Soccer NCAA Tournament - Third Round
- Nov187:00 PM - 8:00 PMWVU Guitar Club Meeting
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.
Find official WVU social media accounts
Lots of departments and units at WVU have their own social media to keep the community updated on what's happening. Check out a list of our official accounts and find out which ones you want to follow.