CLASS Events

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


Find the Right Major for You!

Attend one or both of the Major Match Fairs for major, minor, course, and career information straight from the departments!

Downtown

Date & Time: Wednesday, September 20th from 12:30pm – 4:30pm

Location:  Mountainlair – Vandalia Lounge and Commons Area

Colleges and departments available:

·         Eberly College of Arts and Sciences

·         College of Business and Economics

·         Reed College of Media

·         Career Services Center

Evansdale

Date & Time: Wednesday, September 27th from 12:30pm – 4:30pm

Location:  Brooke Tower – Blue and Gold Room

Colleges and departments available:

·         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  

·         School of Dentistry

·         School of Medicine

·         School of Nursing

·         School of Pharmacy

·         School of Public Health

·         Career Services Center

Why Attend?

·         Majors and Minors: Browse majors to find the one that’s right for you.  You can also consider double/dual majors, parallel plans, and even graduate degrees.

·         Careers: Gain information about which WVU majors can help you reach your career goals.  You can also learn valuable skills to prepare for employment and start to draw connections between your FOCUS assessment results and potential majors and careers.

·         Time and Money Savings: Selecting a major early can help you reach graduation more quickly, thus saving time and money.

·         Connections with Professionals: Network with specialists in your desired field and cultivate communication skills.

·         Advising and Course Scheduling Made Easier: The more you know about your areas of interests, the more prepared you’ll be for your advising appointments!

What to Do Before the Fair?

·         Search the WVU catalog.

·         Utilize the What If feature in DegreeWorks.

·         Narrow down your choices by looking at our comprehensive list of majors.

·         Prepare questions to ask the college/major representatives.

·         Take the FOCUS2 to assess your strengths and interests and get matched to majors and careers.

·         For questions, contact the Major Match Fairs coordinator, Eric Godfrey, at Eric.Godfrey@mail.wvu.edu.



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