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Veteran and Military Students

Welcome to the WVU Online connection to our Veteran and Military Family Support Headquarters

West Virginia University is proud to offer veteran, armed forces personnel, and dependents of current and former military service members access to The Center for Veterans, Military and Family Programs, and Mountaineer Bunker.

Military veteran saluting the American flag with a West Virginia state flag along side.


At the Center and Bunker, you’ll find a welcoming space and support center offering:

  • Veterans’ certification services
  • Assistance with understanding and applying for military educational benefits
  • Priority registration to veterans as part of the Forever GI Bill - Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act
  • Dedicated tutoring and study areas
  • Lounge area with video games
  • Coffee/snack bar

Our Mission is Your Success

We are here to assist our military-connected students in achieving academic, personal, and professional success through their educational benefits and activities that promote learning and well-being.

Air Force veteran standing in front of a fighter jet.

Our Commitment to You

We understand the diversity and experience you bring to WVU because of your service. We are committed to providing a facility where everyone is treated with dignity and respect. One that is an environment focused on encouraging your success. A place that will connect you to campus and community resources that will enhance your overall college experience.

We offer a variety of programs and services for veterans and military families focused on ensuring academic success, career development, promoting overall well-being and supporting their transition from military life into college life.

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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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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.

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


Phone: (800) 253-2762
Email: WVUOnlineInquiry@mail.wvu.edu

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