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WVU Parkersburg announces new initiatives to make enrolling easier for students

Students registering for the spring 2017 semester will have an easier time getting started with West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s new initiatives. These include the elimination of placement tests, an improved course schedule to provide more flexibility, and new math

Posted in Academic Affairs, General News, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, Student Services

WVU Parkersburg holds convocation for new students

Approximately 350 new students at West Virginia University at Parkersburg attended the college’s annual convocation on Monday, Aug. 22. The keynote speaker was WVU Parkersburg alumna Dr. Teresa Wamer Bigley. Bigley is a 2016 graduate of the West Virginia School

Posted in Academic Affairs, Alumni, General News, Student Services

Student Veterans of America representative to speak at WVU Parkersburg event

The student Veterans Corps and Veterans Resource Center of West Virginia University at Parkersburg is hosting a “Welcome Back” luncheon for new and returning student veterans on Wednesday, Aug. 10. Walter Tilman from the national office of Student Veterans of

Posted in General News, Student Activities, Student Services, Veterans

College introduces Fresh Start program

Have you been putting off returning to college because of financial barriers? We can help! Call our Center for Student Services and ask about our Fresh Start program. Through this program, we may be able to forgive past debts you

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WVU Parkersburg implements online transcript ordering

West Virginia University at Parkersburg has joined with National Student Clearinghouse to offer a new process to order college transcripts. Students and alumni can now easily order their college transcripts online, 24 hours a day at www.studentclearinghouse.org. “We are very

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