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Programs, Services and Discounts

PROGRAMS

Care@Work by Care.com 
WVU has partnered with Care.com, a national organization of caregivers, to bring eligible employees and members of the WVU Retirees Association Care@Work membership at no cost. Eligible employees will have access to care for every member of their family, no matter where they are nationwide, simply by signing up with their official WVU e-mail address.  

Dependent Education Scholarship 
To help even more members of the West Virginia University family realize the benefits of a WVU education, the University is excited to announce the Dependent Education Scholarship, beginning in the fall 2018 semester. 

In-state
 undergraduate dependent children under age 26 may be eligible for up to $1,650 per academic year ($825 per semester) for a maximum of four years and with a maximum lifetime benefit of $6,600.


Housing Down Payment Program 
West Virginia University has teamed up with the Fairmont-Morgantown Housing Authority (FMHA) to offer an employee down payment assistance program to its faculty and staff wishing to purchase a home in targeted Morgantown neighborhoods. 

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) 
This membership organization is open to anyone age 50 or older regardless of educational background. The goal is to provide intellectually stimulating classes and discussions with peers along with opportunities for social and recreational activities, such as field trips to environmental and historic sites and for appreciation and study of the arts.


Undergraduate Tuition Assistance  Graduate Tuition Waivers 
Benefits-eligible employees may qualify for tuition assistance for undergraduate courses or for  graduate waivers. For more information, the employees should contact their department.


WVU Arts and Entertainment 
WVU Arts & Entertainment provides employees, students and the community with the annual WVU FallFest, Arts Series, concerts, and family friendly entertainment. 

WVU Community Service Music Program 
The WVU Community Music Program provides a comprehensive program of musical training for the amateur performer, enlightened listener, and professional musician. Programs are offered for all ages. Discounts may be available to employees and students and will be listed on the respective registration form.


WVU Perks Program 
WVU Perks is an online employee discount program that offers local and national discounts and deals on several everyday items and services.

WVU Student Family Resources 
Designed to support WVU's student parents, Student Family Resources offers information about programs and services that are available for students and their families.  This includes childcare financial assistance, scholarships, summer camps and programs, etc.

Faculty and Staff Dining Plans 
WVU Dining Services is excited to announce several new dining plan options for WVU faculty and staff and WVU Research Corporation employees. The plans are available to all full-time, benefits-eligible employees located at our Morgantown and divisional campuses (WVU Institute of Technology and WVU Potomac State College).



SERVICES


Craft Center 
This work/play craft studio is located in the Braxton Tower basement of the Evansdale Residential Complex. It is open during the fall and spring semesters.
WVU Credit Union 
Membership is open to all employees of WVU and affiliated organizations (listed on Credit Union web site). Employees’ relatives can also be members. Services include savings and checking accounts, Christmas Club, CDs, and loans. For more information, visit WVU Employees’ Federal Credit Union or call 1-877-476-3790.

Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP) 
The FSAP is a confidential problem-solving resource for faculty and staff and their family members. This program provides professional staff who offer a safe place to sort through problems and determine the best resources available. FSAP services are free to WVU faculty and staff and their dependents. For more information visit the Faculty and Staff Assistance Program or call 304-293-5590.

PNC Workplace Banking 
All employees can enjoy special discounts on banking products, direct deposit of their paychecks, and convenient banking . Employees can also get savings and rewards on banking services, technology tools to help them bank how and when they want.  For more information visit PNC Workplace Banking or call 1-888-PNC-WORK.



DISCOUNTS

Athletic Events 
Discounted season tickets are offered to all benefit-eligible WVU employees for football, and men’s and women’s basketball events. Benefit-eligible employees will receive a 20% discount on regularly priced season tickets and a 50% discount on annual seat donations (if applicable). Single ticket purchases also qualify for a discount if purchased in groups of 20 or more. This discount is available to all and discount varies by event. 

Software Downloads 
Employees are offered additional discounted downloads from multiple vendors.