WVU announces details on residence hall return and COVID-19 testing for spring semester. The Return to Campus website continues to have updates about WVU's fall plans. Visit coronavirus.wvu.edu and CDC.gov for health resources related to the global pandemic.

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Help us change the face of medicine


At West Virginia University, we’re changing the future of healthcare. As a land-grant institution and R1 designated research university, we’re dedicated to responding to today’s health issues and conducting research to combat the problems of tomorrow.

Renowned for our rural healthcare initiatives, we bring the highest level of medical care to West Virginia and the surrounding region in the state’s only comprehensive academic health sciences center—where students, healthcare professionals and scientists work together to build a healthier future.

The WVU Medicine health system is the state’s largest employer. Here, we’re all teachers—we’re preparing undergraduate and graduate students in our state-of-the-art centers and facilities.