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  West Virginia University Potomac State College  
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You've been admitted and now it's time to get settled in. Take the next step by registering for fall semester classes with an academic advisor. Make sure to also check out the additional resources below to help you get off to a great start for the fall 2022 semester. We are always available to answer any questions you might have. 

Welcome home to WVU Potomac State College! 

Get your schedule Claim your account Live session video replays (from Virtual NSO) Talk to our helpful staff Submit your photo for your student ID Take the virtual tour Virtual NSO Resource Center Checklist Ask an Admissions Counselor More resources


Students must meet with an academic advisor to develop their fall schedule. 

Sign-up for an advising appointment
Appointments will be available via phone call or Zoom meeting. If you select a phone appointment, an advisor will call the number provided at your scheduled appointment time. If you select a Zoom meeting, the advisor will email the Zoom link to the email address you provide. If you have questions about your advising appointment, please email

Note: You must claim your account before scheduling an advising appointment. If you have already claimed your account, don't worry about this step. 

Academic Advising

Learn important information about placement testing, class requirements, and your schedule of classes.

Watch the Academic Advising Live Session Video Replay

Paying for College

Learn about all options for paying for college, including financial aid, and scholarships to help fund your education.

Watch the Paying for College Live Session Video Replay

Campus Life

Learn about our residence halls (and the application process) along with how you can get involved in the campus community to make real connections while discovering new passions.

Watch the Campus Life Live Session Video Replay


Have questions? We have answers.

WVU Hub 

Contact the WVU Hub

For help with financial aid or student accounts.

Office of Accessibility Services

Visit the Office of Accessibility Services webpage
Mary Connor

Mental Health and Counseling Services

View the Behavioral Health webpage
Michelle House

Student Experience

Visit the Student Experience website

Discover more about Mary F. Shipper library, student activities, dining services, student orgs, rec center, athletics, and more.

Let’s make it official

Submit your photo to receive your ID card 


Launch Experience

virtual nso student checklist

Check off everything on your list to be sure you're prepared for the fall semester. 

Virtual NSO Resource Center Checklist 
Important Information Sheet 

have questions?

Need help finding something?

Amanda Newsom  Bradley Brandon  Larry Kruk  Shawnee Michaels  Jonas Terrell

Ask Your Admissions Counselor
Schedule a Virtual Visit Schedule an In-Person Tour

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Our Majors

Deciding where to go to college is a big deal, and we want you to have the info you need to make a decision. Today’s your chance to preview academic life.

View our majors   

We are One WVU

At WVU we celebrate that we're made up of Mountaineers from all walks of life.

WVU will be known for honoring the worth of every individual, and sustaining an environment where all people are encouraged to achieve their full potential.

Our campuses 

Family E-mail Updates

We want our students and their families to stay informed with any information that involves our campus and the West Virginia University System.

Banking at PSC

PNC Student Banking makes managing your money while you’re at school one less thing to worry about. View the benefits available for you and contact information for a PNC representative.

Learn more about banking at PSC

Social Media Center 

You’re a proud Catamount now, so head over to our social center for Class of 2026 merchandise, WVU-themed wallpapers and downloads, a #PSCbound playlist, and lots more. Invite your parents and grandparents, too, because we have downloads, especially for them.

Class of 2026 Social Media Center