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Important Dates 2014

October 10, 2014 Midterm grades posted

October 13 – 14, 2014 Fall Break Recess (Residence Halls remain open)

November 21, 2014 Residence Halls close at 7:00 pm (Friday)

November 30, 2014 Residence Halls re-open at Noon (Sunday)


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
By KELLY EVANS

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:
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123783142333116161.html

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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Helpful Links

eRefund
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.