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50 Years of Distance Learning

Our history as a leader in the areas of distance education and online learning is leading to a brilliant future for our students, who live and work in all 50 states, as well as internationally. We are eager to assist you in choosing your path. Won’t you become part of our legacy? Let’s Go!

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Industry-leading programs, career-advancing degrees, most of which offer in-state tuition for all students. Now is the right time to get started on your next step.

600+ Courses

40+ Degrees

28 Certificates

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Are online degrees respected? Yes! Here's Why.

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How Does Online College Work?

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Top Challenges Online College Students Face and How To Cope

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Experience what is like to be an Online Mountaineer by attending one of our virtual events. Events are hosted at various points throughout the year. We’ve got you covered with all of the need to know information. Meet members of the WVU Online community and envision yourself in one of the online programs that we offer at our R1, land-grant, Big 12 university. Experience WVU Online!

Go for opportunities.

You’re motivated. You have a drive to succeed and a vision of your future. When you choose WVU Online, you’re not only choosing an education from a nationally respected institution whose graduates are in demand. You’re choosing an educational partner who is as driven as you. And at a price tag below the national average.

"From the beginning of our curriculum, I was able to connect with my classmates on their careers, aspirations, and understanding of how they solved problems that our course materials presented."

Mountaineers go first. It’s our rallying cry. It’s a challenge. It’s a reminder of the rugged determination that progress demands. We’ll connect you with faculty recognized as some of the best in their fields by peers and industry so you get the most up-to-date industry knowledge and skills.

And we have your back. You have access to support from enrollment to graduation so that you can focus on your goals rather than hunting down information. And finally, our state-of-the-art, intuitive learning technology keeps you connected to coursework, your professors and peers so that you never feel alone in the digital universe.

Your Road to Becoming A Mountaineer, Starts Here.

Embark on a transformative journey of self-discovery and growth. By applying, you're investing in your future, opening doors to a world of possibilities, and taking a significant step towards achieving your dreams. Let’s go!

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Is Becoming A Mountaineer Right For You?

College is a significant investment of time and resources, and thorough research can help you find the best fit for your goals and aspirations. By delving deeper into your options, you can ensure that your college experience aligns perfectly with your ambitions, setting you up for a successful and fulfilling journey ahead. Request more information today, reach out to one of our coaches, or do both!

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Admissions and Enrollment Support

Our admissions and enrollment coaches are here to answer your questions and help you through the process of becoming a WVU Online student. Meet with them on Zoom, or via phone, email, and text messaging, from wherever you are and during times that work best for you.

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What It's Like to be an Online Student

We bring WVU to you with a state-of-the-art learning platform, support, and connections. Get the scoop on what technology you need and take a peek into an online course. Get to know what it’s like to work virtually with your professors and your peers.

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Cost and Financial Aid

With financial aid, scholarships, and grants factored in, our tuition won’t break the bank. College should be the best years of your life, not the most expensive.

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Bring us your lifelong passion and we’ll help you create an academic plan to turn that passion into a successful career, whether you’re just getting started or picking up where you left off.


We're here for you.

Call us, write us, or fill out the request information form. Whichever communication style you prefer, there will be someone from WVU Online on the other end waiting to help.

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Be a decision maker. First, your degree. World-class academics at an exceptional value.

Occasionally a student will encounter an issue with an online course that he or she doesn’t know how to resolve. Should this occur, please visit the link below.

Internal Student Complaint Process

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WVU Online
West Virginia University
PO Box 6800
Morgantown, WV 26506-6800

Phone: (800) 253-2762

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