A State of Minds: The Campaign for West Virginia’s University, is about impact. It's about a meaningful commitment to people everywhere—to society itself. West Virginia is a State of Minds. Thinkers. Dreamers. Caregivers. Educators. Innovators. Healers. The Campaign for West Virginia’s University celebrates all we are and all we can be.

Catherine Hefner ‘16

Forensic and Investigative Science

“I could have dealt with my experience in many different ways, but the path I chose was more rewarding.”

Colin Frosch '15

Civil Engineering

“The Foundation was built here at WVU to give us, as students, opportunities and capabilities to accomplish many incredible things”

Morgan Nowery '15

Biology Minors Health Promotion major and minor in Applied & Environmental Microbiology

“I am so grateful for the many experiences that have forever influenced who I am and the kind of person I have grown in to.”

Anthony Braxton '16

Marketing major & philosophy minor

“We are all benefiting from something that somebody else did for us.”

Alyssa Ortiz '15


“The scholarship I received really helped me lessen my financial and emotional stress…”

Diego Gabete-Rodriguez '16

Musical Arts

“I was looking at them and they were looking at me and we were doing this together. It was a really special connection.”

Adelyn Nottingham '16

Strategic Communications

“I probably would not be the person I am today if it had not been for my experiences with 4-H. I plan to continue my journey with the organization into the next chapters of my life.”