Getting Started on WVU Connect
Join Our Community
Whether you are a current student, a recent graduate, or an active alumnus, WVU Connect is the perfect way for you to engage with Mountaineers across the globe. Think of it as your go-to resource for:
· connecting with alumni for professional advice
· finding local alumni to join for game-watch parties and events
· seeking or offering career mentorship
· making an advance in your career
· reconnecting with former classmates
Setting Up Your Profile
You can join WVU Connect with a LinkedIn account, a Facebook account, or an email address. Just simply click the link to Join Now and you can begin to import or create your profile.
Engaging in Mentorship Opportunities
When you create your profile, you can list which mentorship opportunities you are looking to engage in or which mentorship opportunities you can offer. WVU Connect makes it easy to reach out to other students and professionals smoothly and form cooperative networking relationships.
Utilizing the Directory
Under the directory tab, you can search for individuals based on one or more criteria including geographical area, career field, graduation year, and position, among many others.
Creating Groups and Events
you will see upon joining WVU Connect, we have several groups and events
already created for you to join. Users can easily create their own events and
invite other users to join as well.