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Military Appreciation Events

WVU hosts several events each year that honors our military and veteran students, faculty, and staff.


Each year, several athletic teams host military appreciation game days with admission discounts and during game recognition of military and veterans members in attendance.


  • 9/11 - WVU hosts a memorial with ROTC cadets stand in vigil at the memorial monument on campus at the Downtown library.
  • Veterans Day - A WVU Day of Special Concern with recognition of all veterans.
  • Pearl Harbor Day - Each year, WVU hosts a ceremony on campus at the mast of the USS West Virginia where we pay homage and remember the lives lost at Pearl Harbor and honor and remember our WWII veterans.