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Find Your WVU ID
If you don’t know your WVU ID number, you can look it up by going to https://login.wvu.edu/self-service Select the "Self Service Tools" tab, then click on "Forgot your WVU ID."
Activate your WVU Account
Using your name, last four digits of your social security number or WVU ID number, go to https://login.wvu.edu/ and select "Claim Account".
- Click on “Claim Account”
- Enter First and Last name and Date of Birth (without dashes).
- Select “WVU ID Type” and enter your student ID #
- Click “I’m not a robot” and then click next
- Answer the True/False questions and create security questions
- Change your password from the default one given
- Your password will be valid for 180 days instead of the default of 90 days. You will receive an email prior to expiration.
Find Your WVU Textbooks
To find if a textbook is required for your course: http://wvu.bncollege.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/TBWizardView?catalogId=10001&langId=-1&storeId=15062
Enter in the Department, Course Number, and the Section of the course
PLEASE NOTE: Students are solely responsible for the costs of their required WVU textbooks, lab kits, or any other equipment that is necessary for their courses.
Need a copy of your academic transcript?
To request an official academic transcript, please click on the link below.
Grant Parent/Guardian Access to Your Student Records
Important Information Regarding Course Withdrawals
Students That Ride The Personal Rapid Transit (PRT) System At WVU:
All HS ACCESS Students should account for travel and wait times if you plan to use the PRT as a primary mode of transportation to and from your on-campus classes. Unexpected technical issues and/or severe weather can make service outages longer and more frequent.
***PLEASE NOTE: High School students cannot use their WVU ID's to ride the PRT's. The WVU ID's are for identification purposes only while you are taking WVU courses.***
PRT outages are posted live on the WVU Department of Transportation’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/WVU-DOT-104121102981415/