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West Virginia University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Morgantown, WV

Location and Setting


Morgantown Population
30,666
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Pittsburgh
Campus Size
1,892 acres

Weather

Temperature
16.2 average low in January, 77.6 average high in September
Rain
153 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
Morgantown
Nearest Train Station
Connellsville

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing, cooperative housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
 
Housing Requirements
Freshmen are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
 
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
patrol officers just for housing

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Mountaineer
School Colors
Old gold and blue

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Crew x x    
Cross-Country Running x x    
Golf     x x
Gymnastics x x    
Riflery x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Swimming And Diving x x x x
Tennis x x    
Track And Field x x    
Volleyball x x    
Wrestling     x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Crew x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf    
Gymnastics x x
Riflery x x
Soccer x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Wrestling    
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Crew    
Cross-Country Running    
Golf x x
Gymnastics    
Riflery x x
Soccer x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis    
Track And Field    
Volleyball    
Wrestling x x
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
football

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, residential hall association, alpha phi omega, wvu greek system, mountaineer maniacs, campus crusade for christ
Sororities
6% of women participate
Fraternities
7% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

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