West Virginia University is located in scenic, north-central West Virginia approximately 200 miles west of the United States capital, Washington D.C. and 75 miles south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The WVU student population of 27,500 students includes 6,500 graduate and professional students.
The campus is surrounded by the safe and vibrant community of Morgantown, which is frequently ranked as one of the best small cities in America. Morgantown offers all the shopping, dining, and cultural opportunities of a larger city in a friendly West Virginia atmosphere. Outdoor enthusiasts will find themselves in a playground of hiking, skiing, and whitewater rafting. Visit the WVU Morgantown Information Site to find out more about Morgantown.