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Golden Bear Life

Personal and professional support. Academic success programs. Activities and entertainment. It's all part of what makes WVU Tech the perfect place to learn your field.

Student Experience

Being a Golden Bear means being part of a community. In this community, we're all about getting you to graduation day happy, healthy and armed with the skills you need to build an amazing career.

Students in University Hall room


Our students enjoy modern residence halls located in the heart of campus. University and Hogan halls offer a true residential experience where students can focus on their studies in comfort.

Browse our Housing Options
The Bears Den dining hall


Whether you're a resident student, a commuter or just visiting campus, our dining facilities have you covered seven days a week.

Grab a Bite
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The Area

We're based in a region packed with things to do. Great food. Local entertainment. Outdoor adventure. It's all here, and our campus is the perfect base camp from which to enjoy it all.

Explore the Region

What we do

WVU Tech students have access to a wide range of services and experiences. Here are just a few ways we help Golden Bears along the way.

Student Success


Academic advising for freshman, free tutoring for every WVU Tech student and resources for first-generation, low-income and disabled students. We offer programs built with your success in mind.

TRIO    Student Success Center

Career Services

Students attend a job fair in the WVU Tech ballroom.

Earn your degree and know how to put it to work. WVU Tech Career Services offers resume writing help, interview tips, job fairs and more. We'll help you land the right job for you.

Find a Job

Experiential Learning

Baja SAEstudents work on a vechicle frame

Why wait to put your new skills to work? We pair students with interesting co-op and internship experiences that round out their coursework and make them very attractive to potential employers.

Explore Internships and Co-ops

Health and Wellness

A WVU Tech student visits the campus health clinic

From healthcare to counseling, we provide the resources you need to take care of yourself as you navigate the college experience.

Health and Wellness

Campus Safety

The LiveSafe app helps students look out for one another on campus.

Campus police, important policies and even an app designed with your safety in mind.

Safety Resources

What you can do

It's about more than coursework. At WVU Tech, you're part of an active and engaged community.

Student Organizations


WVU Tech students are active in more than 30 student-led organizations. From gaming and media clubs to Greek life and student government, there's a group for you. (Pro tip: if there isn't a group for you, we give you the tools to make it!)

Start or Join a Group


Gold & Blue Exhibition Basketball Game

Our students play on 15 men's and women's athletic teams - and they do it while making the grade.

Join the Team

Student Activities

Students pose at a photobooth in the ballroom

WVU Tech's Student Activities Board keeps students busy throughout the year with live musical performances, comedians, movies fresh out of the theater and other on-campus events.

See What's Coming Up

Service and Learning

Students volunteer in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia

WVU Tech students, faculty and staff give back in a big way. Volunteerism is a big part of who we are and it plays an important role in what makes a well-rounded student.


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