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teal colored Carnegie Seal with words that read Carnegie Foundation Elective Community Engagement Classifcation

Carnegie Foundation

Community Engagement Classification

In 2020, West Virginia University was one of 75 institutions to receive Carnegie Classification by the Carnegie Foundation for Advancement and Teaching. Read more about it in the 2020 WVUToday article by clicking here.

Silver Seal for Presidential 2020 Election

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

Silver Seal

At the 2021 ALL IN Challenge Awards Ceremony held to recognize colleges and universities committed to increasing college student voting rates, West Virginia University received a Silver Seal for achieving a student rate between 60% and 69% in the 2020 elections (64%). View this seal, WVU's 2022 Action Plan, and 2020's data by visiting this page.