Admitted as an Honors College first-time freshman for fall semester 2021? Congratulations!
Incoming freshmen who have been admitted to the Honors Foundations program can find information and resources for their transition to college here.
- Complete Steps to Enrollment
- Applying for Housing
- New Student Orientation
- Summer Read
- Honors Community
Connect with Us
All admitted students should follow the listed on the WVU Admissions Admitted Students website. Students should be sure to activate their WVU Login as soon as possible. By activating this login, students will gain access to their WVU MIX email account. For many University offices, including the Honors College, this will be the primary method of communication with students. Be sure to check your MIX email account frequently for updates.
Don't know how to activate your MIX email account? Follow the instructions here.
Students who have been admitted to the Honors College can apply for Honors Housing (pending availability). All University housing is first-come, first-served. In order to select housing, students must follow the instructions found on the Housing website.
Call the Honors College to check on your Honors indicator status at 304-293-2100. Contact the Housing Assignments Office with specific Housing Application or Housing Deposit questions: 304-293-2811.
All incoming freshmen are required to attend New Student Orientation. More information on New Student Orientation for summer 2021 will be available later this fall.
All Honors College students are required to read the Campus Read and write a short
essay as their first assignment for their Honors 298o course. More information on the selected book and assignment will be available in summer 2021. The essay will be due on the first day of class for Honors 298o.
Email us to schedule a call during regular business hours (M-F from 8:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.). Please be sure to have your questions ready. Each phone appointment is scheduled to last 15 minutes.