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Parent Schedule

This tentative schedule is for parents and guests. If you are a student, please visit the student schedule page. 

NSO One-Day Parent / Guest Schedule

7:30 A.M.


Please park at the WVU Coliseum Gold Gate. You’ll check in, get your name tag and pick up your lunch tickets, and catch your shuttle to the Mountainlair.     

Coliseum Gold Gate
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7:30 A.M.

Breakfast, Mountaineer Card Pick-up

Did your student remember to submit a Mountaineer Card photo before NSO? They’ll pick it up once you get to the Mountainlair, and you'll be able to have breakfast. 


8:30 A.M.

Welcome from WVU President E. Gordon Gee

Experience an introduction to the Mountaineer family and discover what is in store for your day.

Mountainlair Ballrooms, second floor

9:15 - 10:30 A.M.

Academic Session

Meet with representatives from your student's academic college or school and hear what to expect in your student's first semester.      

Various locations, Downtown area of campus 

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10:45 - 11:30 A.M.

Cost, Payment and Aid

We know that financing your student's WVU education is at the top of your mind. Our experts from Student Financial Support Services will walk you through the important next steps for you and your student and how to read your fall bill.  

Location to be determined

11:30 A.M. - 12:15 P.M.



 Mountainlair eateries 

12:30 P.M.

Let's Get Real — A Conversation with Corey Farris, the Dean of Students

Are you thinking, “How am I going to help my student be successful when I am not around?” Here's your chance to talk with Dean of Students Corey Farris about the resources available to you and your student.     

Downtown location to be determined              

1:00 - 3:00 P.M.

Information Fair

Check everything off your student's to-do list! Representatives from WVU Dining, Student Health and Student Insurance will be available.

Mountainlair Commons, first floor   

After NSO

Residence Hall Move-in

After NSO activities conclude, your student will be able to move into their assigned residence hall.

Various locations   

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