Interview Day

Interviews take place from September through March. Each applicant will have two twenty minute interviews conducted by members of the Committee on Admissions.

Applicants who are invited for an interview, will be able to schedule their own interview through our college net system.  Please note, while the majority of interviews take place on the Morgantown campus, a small number of interviews will also take place on the Charleston and Eastern Campuses.  Please pay attention to the interview date and location you select. More detailed instructions about your interview day will be sent via email. 

Typical Interview Day Schedule

  • 10:00 a.m.- Arrive for your interview
  • 10:10 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Information session with Admissions
  • 11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. - Lunch with current medical students
  • 11:50 a.m. - 12:50 p.m. - Tour of WVU Health Sciences Center campus and teaching hospital
  • 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. - Applicant Interviews

Directions and Parking

Parking will be available in the Mountaineer Station parking garage. For directions to this parking garage, please use the address provided in the map below. Each applicant will be given a parking validation pass on their interview day. 

Directions to Interview from Mountaineer Station

From Mountaineer Station, take the elevator to the 7th floor and upon exit, turn right and follow the covered walkway until you reach the entrance of Health Science Center (HSC) North. Proceed to the main lobby, where you will see four large rectangular pillars (Pylons) in front of you. Walk through the lobby to the farthest back wall, past Cavenaugh's Cafe. As you go through a set of double doors, take a left and walk past the elevators and stairwell where you see a a Medical School Applicant sign. Pass the sign and take a left, proceed down the hallway towards the Welcome sign, which will be located by the MD Admissions Office, room 1143

Alternative Parking Option

If the Mountaineer Station Parking Garage is full, please call the admissions office for further instructions.

Directions to Interview from Alternative Parking Option

From the HSC visitor lot, follow the sidewalk to the covered walkway (under the canopy) to the entrance of HSC North. Proceed to the main lobby, where you will see four large rectangular pillars (Pylons) in front of you. Walk through the lobby to the farthest back wall, past Cavenaugh's Cafe. As you go through a set of double doors, take a left and walk past the elevators and stairwell where you see a a Medical School Applicant sign. Pass the sign and take a left, proceed down the hallway towards the Welcome sign, which will be located by the MD Admissions Office, room 1143.

 Transportation

Airlines

Pittsburgh International Airport 

Morgantown Municipal Airport 

Bus Transportation

Pittsburgh International Airport Bus Service 

Greyhound

Barons Bus 

Megabus


Taxi Service

Uber (Search the App Store for Uber)

Morgantown Taxi: (304) 291 -TAXI

Yellow Cab: (304) 292-7441

Lodging Options

Below is a link to local hotels that are located in the Morgantown area that will provide easy access for your interview day at the Health Sciences Center.

MedStay Program

Applicants interviewing on the Morgantown campus are provided the opportunity to stay one night (free of charge) with one of our current medical students. Applicants interested in using MedStay are encouraged to submit this request form as soon as the interview date is confirmed.  MedStay will assign the applicant a student host within 10 to 30 days prior to their interview date.  If you wish to make a MedStay request within 10 days of your interview, please email MedStay.  Last minute requests are not guaranteed.

Learn more about our medical school campuses

Before your visit, learn more about our medical school campuses.