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Important Dates 2014

March 13, 2015 Last Day to register for Graduation

March 20, 2015 Residence Halls close at 7:00 pm (Friday)

March 23 – 27, 2015 Spring Break Recess

March 29, 2015 Residence Halls re-open at Noon (Sunday)

April 24 – 26, 2015 Spring Family Weekend

April 26, 2015 Spring Ring Day Ceremony

May 4 – 9, 2015 Final Exam Week

May 9, 2015 Residence Halls Close at 5:00 pm

May 15 – 17, 2015 Commencement

May 18, 2015 First Day of Summer Term

August 14, 2015 Move-in Day

August 17, 2015 First Day of Fall Term Classes!

Parent Perks Discounts

When visiting your student, be sure to take advantage of the Parent Perks discounts. Just show your membership card at any of the participating area businesses to receive a discount. Click the link below to view this brochure. Click here for Parent Perks

Maniacs show parents their WVU pride
The Dominion Post
Parents and students gathered Saturday at the Mountainlair Ballrooms to cheer on the Mountaineers as they took on the Baylor Bears at Floyd Casey Stadium in Waco, Texas. The Mountaineer Parents Club partnered with the Mountaineer Maniacs to host the watch party as a part of Fall Family Weekend. Click here to read more

WVU featured in the Wall Street Journal

Why College Towns Are Looking Smart Article

Looking for a job? Try a college town.

Morgantown, W.Va., home to West Virginia University, has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the U.S. —just 3.9%—and the university itself has about 260 job openings, from nurses to professors to programmers.

“We’re hurting for people, especially to fill our computer and technical positions,” says Margaret Phillips, vice president for human relations at WVU. To read more, click here:

New Fields fulfill WVU’s promise to improve student recreation options.

A year ago, the St. Francis fields area on West Virginia University’s Evansdale Campus would’ve been a muddy mess following Wednesday night’s rainstorm. That’s not the case this year, as the potholes and puddles between the Student Recreation Center and the Evansdale Residential Complex are nowhere to be found.
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WVU Dining Services

WVU Dining Services has a lot offer student and parents! Follow this link to learn more about the Taste From Home recipe contest, Heartwarmers From Home, Commuter meal plans for student leaving off-campus and the new lower prices on the Upper Class dining plans.
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To check out the latest news stories at WVU, click here.

Helpful Links

The PNC Payment Portal puts your student in control of their money. Occasionally, WVU may need to send your student a payment or a refund. These could include financial aid refunds, tuition reimbursement, or any other funds your student may be owed. The PNC Payment Portal allows your student to choose the payment method that best suits their needs.