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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

  • WVSU Event to Feature Renowned Philanthropy Expert Valaida Fullwood Feb. 18
    INSTITUTE, W.Va. -- West Virginia State University will host acclaimed writer Valaida Fullwood, author of “Giving Back: A Tribute to Generations of African American Philanthropists,” on...

  • West Virginia State University to Present Trombones de Costa Rica on Feb. 4
    INSTITUTE, W.Va. – West Virginia State University (WVSU) will present the chamber music ensemble Trombones de Costa Rica, on Thursday, Feb. 4, at 7 p.m. in the F. S. Belcher Theater of the...

  • Five West Virginia State Students Awarded Prestigious McNair Scholarship
    INSTITUTE, W.Va. – Five West Virginia State University (WVSU) undergraduate students have been awarded the prestigious McNair Scholarship, which helps students prepare for graduate school.

  • Maier Foundation Donates $125,000 to West Virginia State University Scholarship Fund
    INSTITUTE, W.Va. – Today, West Virginia State University (WVSU) announced the receipt of a $125,000 gift from The Maier Foundation, Inc.

  • Business Programs at West Virginia State University Earn Reaffirmation of Accreditation
    INSTITUTE, W.Va. – Two business programs at West Virginia State University (WVSU) have had their accreditation reaffirmed by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP...

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