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West Virginia University

1 Waterfront Pl, Morgantown, WV 26501-5978
+1 800-344-9881
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Back to my alma mater

Alot has changed around campus (for the better), but it still felt like home! Lots of energy and... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Aye_Roby
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Nice location

Lots of options for students in Morgantown. Pittsburgh airport is close enough for travellers... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2017
Amy T
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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“great school” (6 reviews)
“rapid transit” (5 reviews)
LOCATION
1 Waterfront Pl, Morgantown, WV 26501-5978
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+1 800-344-9881
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"beautiful campus"
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"great school"
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"rapid transit"
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"college visit"
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"evansdale campus"
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"felt like home"
in 2 reviews
"lots of history"
in 2 reviews
"out of state"
in 2 reviews
"open house"
in 3 reviews
"great education"
in 3 reviews
"alma mater"
in 3 reviews
"great choice"
in 2 reviews
"a wonderful job"
in 2 reviews
"visitor center"
in 2 reviews
"west virginia"
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"campuses"
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Alot has changed around campus (for the better), but it still felt like home! Lots of energy and full of young, educated partiers!!!

Thank Aye_Roby
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

Lots of options for students in Morgantown. Pittsburgh airport is close enough for travellers. Industry is alive and well, so finding a job wouldn't be too hard.

Thank Amy T
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Attended the open house for prospective students today. We were running late and three engaging engineering students went out of their way to assist us and find our tour group that was already underway. This is a very affordable University both for in state and...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

West Virginia University is an important resource for both Morgantown the the state of West Virginia and we were pleased to be able to visit many places around the university even for a brief visit. The architecture is very interesting. Noteworthy is the system of...More

Thank Levannah
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

We went just because we heard it was considered the 12th best Small College Town in America. Who would have thought. Well, WOW. It is probably better that 12th. The University is World Class- location, history, beautiful, huge, yes check all the boxes. Very impressive.

1  Thank Richard D
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I went to WVU to drop off my sister for her first year of college. The campus is enormous. And the area around it is so peaceful and clean. It rained one of the days I was there and the place looked magical. Big fan...More

Thank George M
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Faculty friends used to jokingly call WVU "K-Mart U" because the low cost (cheaper for NJ students than their home state colleges) but still with value -- just not top tier, at all. While WVU still is top tier in only a few colleges and...More

Thank misspriss8888
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Traveling on the road, I love taking my children to colleges to see campus life and see if any of my kids show interest. They liked this one. School was fantastic. Not too large, but it is a university sized campus. Great view of the...More

Thank Michael A
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Love this place! WVU is a great institution with numerous programs that are the best in the nation. The school and surrounding communities are great, with many friendly folks who love their school and their town and it shows! President Gee is true one of...More

Thank Randy M
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Toured WVU with my son. Had a great time! What a beautiful campus! The tour guides were full of information and made themselves available for all questions.

Thank Debbie_Sue_Z_001
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We stayed at the Hilton Garden Inn, it was a short convenient drive to the WVU Campus. Our Tour was completed by students who were attending the university and geared to other potential students. They talk about welcoming... More
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