Welcome home. As you begin your academic year, we kick off our celebration of students returning to campus on August 12 and continue through August 16, the first day of class.
Welcome Week offers a nonstop schedule of events and experiences. There’s an activity for everyone. Details will be available later this summer. Here are the basics to help you plan for August.View Schedule
On Saturday, August 12, you will move into your new home on campus.
Academic sessions will be held on Monday, August 14. You will meet with faculty and administrators from your academic unit before you even jot one note or listen to one lecture.
Think carnival – WVU-style! Mountaineer Midway will offer fun games, good food and student organizations to check out.
Get ready for the first gathering of the entire freshman class on Monday, August 14. Held at Mountaineer Field (literally on the field), first-year students will be greeted by the Pride of West Virginia Marching Band and have a class photo taken.