CLASS Events

We host a number of events to help connect you to campus, explore your academic opportunities and find the right career path. 

Major Match Fairs 2016

Match your major to your passion!

Attend one or more of the Major Match Fairs for Major, Minor, Course, and Career information straight from the departments!

Who, Where, and When?

Evansdale Campus Colleges and Depts.   at the Rec Center – Main Hallway
Thursday, September 1, 2016 from 12:30pm-4:30pm

  • Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Design
  • College of Education & Human Services
  • Statler College of Engineering
  • College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences
  • College of Creative Arts  
  • Reed College of Media

    Downtown Campus Colleges and Depts. at the Mountainlair – Vandalia Lounge 
    Thursday, September 8, 2016 from 12:30pm – 4:30pm

    • Eberly College of Arts and Sciences
    • College of Business and Economics
    • Reed College of Media

      Health Sciences Campus Colleges and Depts. at the Health Sc. Ctr. , Learning Ctr. Commons
      Thursday, September 15 from 12:30pm-4:30pm

      • Medicine – Exercise Physiology, Med Lab Sc., Immunology…., Occupational Therapy
      • Nursing
      • Pharmacy
      • Dentistry – Dental Hygiene
      • Public Health

      Visit for information on the majors offered by each college

      Why Attend

      Gain academic and career information early this semester to sooner reach important goals

      Majors and Minors

      • First choice majors
      • Double or dual majors
      • Alternative degree programs  
      • Graduate degrees
      • Minors – requirements and value of

      Careers – Which majors lead to which careers? How to get there?

      Time and Money Savings - What it takes to graduate on time

      Connections with professionals 

      • Meet the specialists in their fields
      • Ask key questions for insight and direction
      • Develop communication skills

      Advising and Course Scheduling made easier – to lead into advising meetings

        What to Do Before the Fair?

        • Search the WVU undergraduate and graduate catalog
        • Utilize the What If feature in DegreeWorks.
        • Go to the departmental websites through the A-Z index -   
        • Prepare questions to ask the college/major representatives. If you are a First Year Seminar student, your instructor can provide you a list of questions commonly asked.
        • Take the FOCUS2 to assess your strengths and interests, which matches you to majors.

        Questions about the fairs? Feel free to contact the Major Match Fairs coordinator, Eric Godfrey, at

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