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Student Life Departments

Navigating your university experience can be demanding intellectually, emotionally, and physically. Developing healthy habits to nourish your mental, emotional, and physical wellbeing is crucial to your academic and personal growth.

Student Life considers wellness initiatives to be fundamental in creating a positive student experience. Our Wellbeing departments offer services, programs and resources focused on supporting the overall wellness of students. Discover departments such as Adventure WV, which coordinates outdoor experiences for students and community members to reconnect with nature.

Mountaineer Meet Ups

Find your sense of community on campus through Mountaineer Meet Ups. These peer-led group meetings are a great way to bond with other students over your shared interests.

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Adventure WV

Organizing outdoor and experiential education programs to foster personal growth, leadership, social responsibility, and student success.

Visit the Website: Adventure WV

Arts & Entertainment

Coordinating concerts, shows, and other performing arts acts for the campus community. Purchase tickets for entertainment events or find information about WVUp All Night.

Visit the Website: Arts & Entertainment

Campus and Community Life

Providing services and resources for the unique needs of students on and off campus. Find resources such as the CARE team and off-campus housing.

Visit the Website: Campus and Community Life

Campus Recreation

Offering fitness and wellness programs, intramural and club sports, aquatic, crafting, and equipment and spaces for physical activity for students on campus.

Visit the Website: Campus Recreation

Carruth Center for Counseling and Psychological Services

Helping students manage the stress and pressure of pursuing higher education. The Carruth Center is here to help through individual and group counseling for students.

Visit the Website: Carruth Center for Counseling and Psychological Services

Collegiate Recovery Program

Supporting students in recovery by promoting a healthy, balanced, and meaningful life on campus.

Visit the Website: Collegiate Recovery Program

Commuter Student Programs

Offering support to students commuting to campus such as information on off-campus meal plans, and parking.

Visit the Website: Commuter Student Programs

Housing & Residence Life

Your home away from home. Housing and Residence Life provides programming, support, and resources for students.

Visit the Website: Housing & Residence Life

Mountainlair Student Union

Located on the downtown campus, this is the epicenter of student activity. For student needs and entertainment, ranging from dining options to just hanging out, you'll want to check out the 'Lair.

Visit the Website: Mountainlair Student Union

Student Family Resources

Providing support and resources to WVU students with children. This department offers financial assistance, childcare services and much more.

Visit the Website: Student Family Resources

Student Health Services

Offering primary care appointments, acute walk-in care, and a variety of other student health needs such as travel counseling.

Visit the Website: Student Health Services

The WVU Center for Black Culture

Providing educational, social and cultural support for African and African American Students, faculty, staff and community members.

Visit the Website: The WVU Center for Black Culture


Promotes the health and wellness of all WVU students through a wealth of programs, services, and resources.

Visit the Website: WellWVU

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