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West Virginia Wesleyan College Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Buckhannon, WV

Location and Setting


Buckhannon Population
5,645
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size
180 acres

Weather

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

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
30 mile(s) from campus in Clarksburg
Nearest Train Station
135 mile(s) from campus in Pittsburg, Pa.

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
76% of all students
Housing Requirements
Students required to live on campus through senior year
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
24%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

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
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Bobcats
School Colors
Orange and black

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x  
Basketball x   x  
Cross-Country Running x   x  
Field Hockey x      
Golf x   x  
Lacrosse x   x  
Soccer x   x  
Softball x      
Swimming And Diving x   x  
Tennis x   x  
Track And Field x   x  
Volleyball x      
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Field Hockey x  
Golf x  
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Softball x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball x  
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x  
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Field Hockey    
Golf x  
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
skiing (downhill)
Men's Club Sports
skiing (downhill)

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, bowling, football, racquetball, sand volleyball, soccer, softball, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee, water polo

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, campus activities board, green club, we lead, wesleyan ambassadors, enactus
Sororities
25% of women participate
Fraternities
25% of men participate
ROTC
 

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