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Valued members of the WVU Alumni Association receive access to a number of exclusive offers that include:

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  1. Access to the WVU Alumni App , the app for members, alumni, students and friends of West Virginia University! Bring the power of membership to your mobile device. Access member-only discounts at national merchants, search a directory of alumni and network with fellow Mountaineers! To download, search WVU Alumni in the Google and Apple stores. 
  2. Mountaineers are known for helping other Mountaineers, and this fall, we are introducing a mentoring and networking platform that will empower our community to do just that. Learn more about WVU Connect .
  3. The Alumni Association’s membership directory is an easy way to reconnect with old friends and classmates. It’s also a great resource for personal and professional networking.  The directory can be accessed by members through the WVU Alumni App.
  4. Knowledge is Power! Access a variety of different research search engines and resources through our  Alumni Library Gateway powered through WVU Libraries.
  5. Tap into the WVU Alumni Savings Network and save at over 150,000 local and national merchants.
  6. Planning a trip? Check out our Alumni Travel Discounts before booking.
  7.  Life and annual members earn WVU Athletic Department Football and Basketball Ticket Priority Points .
  8.  Free shipping on all orders placed through the WVU Alumni Store .
  9. Choose your adventure through our partnership with Snowshoe Mountain Resort and our Mountaineer Camps series. Mountaineers, get ready to say yes to four adrenaline-filled days of pure adventuring -- WVU style. Mountaineer Adventure Camp is all about filling your lungs, testing your limits, and seeing just how much fun you can string together in the name of unbridled Mountaineer pride. Members receive discounted pricing.
  10. We appreciate our members and try to show it through Random Acts of Membership ! Whether it’s an opportunity to win a football or basketball package, discounts on WVU gear or a special free gift, members receive these exclusive offers several times a year.
  11. Receive exclusive communications, event invitations and monthly flash benefits only offered to our valued members!  
  12. Home is where the Flying WV is. Obtain your affinity license plate in participating states - WV, OH, PA, MD and VA.
  13. Members have first access to purchase the annual limited edition Wendell August WVU collectors ornament.
  14. Partner with Nationwide Insurance for special affinity rates on home, car, and automobile insurance!
  15.  The West Virginia University Alumni Insurance Program is a convenient source for health, life, and travel insurance for our alumni and their family members. Get more information on these insurance plans by visiting or call American Insurance Administrators at 1-800-922-1245 weekdays, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm EST.
  16.  Register your business or company for the Staples Business Advantage network. Enjoy huge savings on day-to-day office orders, printed materials and so much more through the WVU Alumni network account.
  17.  Alumni members save 15% on regular priced purchases in all Brooks Brothers Retail and Factory stores nationwide.
  18.  Get a restful night's sleep at Holiday Inn Morgantown on your next visit to WVU! Alumni members receive special nightly rates.
  19. Members can qualify for 20% off regularly priced merchandise through the Jos. A. Bank catalog, on the internet and at all retail locations.

Membership dues help us continue to offer valuable programs and activities that include:

  • Scholarships for deserving students through the Loyalty Permanent Endowment Fund and Legacy Scholarship Program
  • A national presence through our more than 100 regional chapters and constituent groups
  • Services that promote lifelong connections among friends and classmates
  • The  WVU Magazine and other communications tools that carry positiveWVU messages
  • Valuable networking programs and events for alumni and students, including reunion programs
  • Alumni centered  Old Gold, New Blue Campaign initiatives and programs
  • An on-campus home for graduates at the The Erickson Alumni Center
  • Traditional events like Homecoming, the Academy of Distinguished Alumni, Gold and Blue Weekend, Pre-Game events, and the Mountaineer Send-Off.

For more information about WVU Alumni Association membership, e-mail us at, or call us at 1-866-WVU-ALUM.