Address:Morgantown, WV 26506, United States
West Virginia University(WVU) is the member of West Virginia University System and as the main university of this system. Its motto is to faith virtue and to virtue knowledge. It was established in 1867 as a public land – space grant university type. The president, Joyce McConell leads approximately 1870 academic staffs and 7566 administrative staffs. The students of this university are around 29000 students. They are over 22500 students from undergraduate degrees, more than 5000 students from postgraduate degrees, and more than 1000 students of doctoral degrees. West Virginia University is located in Morgantown in West Virginia, United States. It has been governed by the West Virginia University Board of Governors since 2001. This kind of campus actually has three subs of campuses. The main campusof WVU is called the Downtown Campus. It is in Monongahela River.It has eight buildings of academic located in the National Register of Historic Places.