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Welcome to Parent and Family Programs!

We are pleased that you and your family have become part of the WVSU family. We hope that our spirit, traditions and our love for one another surround you and your student as you get familiar with our campus. WVSU understands that this is an important time for your entire family as your child transitions into a university setting. 

The Office of Parent and Family Programs seeks to provide parents and families opportunities to play an integral role in their students academic success. "State" is a mutually supportive community, where students, parents, faculty and staff work  to lift each other up academically, spiritually, socially and creatively to ensure experienced and prepared individuals upon graduation. We work with various WVSU departments to provide parents and families with the most up to date and helpful information.

Latest News

  • West Virginia State University Criminal Justice Students Take Top Honors at Conference
    INSTITUTE, W.Va. -- West Virginia State University (WVSU) Criminal Justice students walked away with top honors in three out of four categories at the annual West Virginia Criminal Justice...

  • West Virginia State University Commencement set for Saturday, Dec. 12
    INSTITUTE, W.Va. – Nearly 200 students will graduate from West Virginia State University (WVSU) on Saturday, Dec. 12, during a commencement ceremony beginning at 10 a.m. in the D. Stephen and...

  • Bayer CropScience Contributes $600,000 to West Virginia State University
    INSTITUTE, W.Va. – Today, West Virginia State University (WVSU) announced the receipt of a $600,000 contribution from Bayer CropScience. The contribution to the WVSU Foundation was announced...

  • WVSU Yellow Jacket Battalion Competes in ROTC Ranger Challenge
    INSTITUTE, W.Va. – The West Virginia State University (WVSU) Army ROTC Yellow Jacket Battalion recently competed in the rigorous one-day Ranger Challenge at Fort Pickett, Va.

  • W.Va. State University Awarded Nearly $1.8 Million in Federal Grants
    INSTITUTE, W.Va. – West Virginia State University (WVSU) will receive grant funds totalling nearly $1.8 million from the USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) for...

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