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Four Unique Orientation Experiences

Choose from one of our program models listed below

Orientation Trips

WVU’s Adventure Orientation Trips are optional peer-led, week-long, adventure-based trips that prepare incoming WVU students for life at WVU and in WV. Trips offer participants diverse experiences and opportunities to learn about themselves, classmates, WVU and West Virginia.

  • Trips: 41
  • Duration: 7 Days
  • Size: 22 Students
  • Dates: June - August

Orientation Trip Details

Only Orientation Trips are for academic credit


Mountaineer Quest is Adventure WV’s camp-based, peer-led, 5-day program that prepare incoming students for life at WVU and in WV. Hosted at a basecamp in WV, students will participate in day trips around WVU.

  • Trips: 4
  • Duration: 5 Days
  • Size: 30 - 60 Students
  • Dates: June - August

Mountaineer Quest Details


Community Connection is offered through a partnership with Adventure WV and the Center for Service and Learning. This 2-day program allows incoming students the opportunity to move in early, connect with peers, and volunteer in the Morgantown community

  • Trips: 1
  • Duration: 2 Days
  • Size: 150 Students
  • Dates: August 12 & 13

Community Connection Details


NSO Adventure Basecamp is a new Orientation Experience designed specifically to enhance and extend your mandatory New Student Orientation (NSO). This two-day event blends both the areial and team-based activities of the WVU Outdoor Education Center.

  • Trips: 8
  • Duration: 1.5 Days
  • Size: 24 Students
  • Dates: June Only

NSO Adventure Basecamp Details

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Be A Leader

The Adventure WV Trip Leaders and Logistic Specialists are the backbone of the Adventure WV program. Each year we invite new staff to join our Leadership Training program and Summer Leadership Team. Working for Adventure WV is an exciting and rewarding summer experience.

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