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West Virginia University

West Virginia University, or WVU, is a coeducational, public research university located in Morgantown, United States. It was established in 1867. The university offers a wide variety of degrees and programs through the following schools and colleges:
  • College of Business and Economics
  • College of Creative Arts
  • College of Engineering and Mineral Resources
  • College of Human Resources and Education
  • College of Law
  • Davis College of Agriculture, Forestry, and Consumer Sciences
  • Eberly College of Arts and Sciences
  • Honors College
  • Perley Isaac Reed School of Journalism
  • Potomac State College
  • School of Dentistry
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Pharmacy
  • School of Physical Education
  • WVU Institute of Technology
The athletic teams of WVU are nicknamed the Mountaineers. They compete in the Big East Conference as a member of the NCAA Division I.

Profile of West Virginia UniversityWest Virginia University is in a small city, in Morgantown, WV. The school is classified as a public college. Students at West Virginia University earn degrees up to the Doctoral degree.

Course Topics

The most common major fields study at the school include engineering and media.

West Virginia University Selectivity

West Virginia University does not admit all applicants. of people who applied to the school in 2007, 40% were accepted. The middle range of verbal SAT scores in 2007 was 460 to 560 for students at West Virginia University. While math SAT scores among applicants varied, those accepted commonly had scores between 480 and 580.

Some professors at the school are awarded tenure, allowing the school to retain good faculty members. Faculty salaries at West Virginia University are higher than most.

Student Enrolment

The school, in 2007, had 28, 113 students (25, 673 full-time equivalent).

Student Life
West Virginia University makes available student meal plans. Athletic teams at the school belong to the Big East Conference for major sports. Contact: West Virginia UniversityWest Virginia UniversityStewart Hall University Avenue

Morgantown, WV 26506-6201

General Phone: (304) 293-0111


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