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Introduction to the WVU Portal

Overview:

If you are unfamiliar with the WVU Portal, read through our frequently asked questions:

What is the WVU Portal?

The WVU Portal (portal.wvu.edu) is a single location for all current students, admits, faculty, and employees to access key information. The WVU Portal focuses on student needs and is intended to surface key academic items, such as eCampus, STAR, Grades, and email from a single location, while granting single sign on access to as many of the student applications as possible.

What is the difference between the WVU Portal and MIX?

The WVU Portal contains links to several applications, including MIX Gmail. All students and teaching faculty have MIX Gmail accounts. 

How does my role affect my view in the WVU Portal?

Your view in the WVU Portal is dependent of your role at WVU. It is possible to have multiple views available to you in the WVU Portal if, for example, you are both a WVU student and employee. You may switch between views by hovering over the menu icon on the left side of the screen. Refer to the views listed below for more information about who they are visible to and what is accessible from each.

What do I need to access the WVU Portal?

The WVU Portal is a completely Web-based system. You can access the WVU Portal from anywhere that you have an internet connection. The only software required is a supported Web browser. You will additionally need an active Login account to sign into the WVU Portal.

What if I'm a former student?

If you are a former student, you will not be able to access the WVU Portal. If you need to access your email, view our MIX Gmail Account Information for Former Students article. If you need to access STAR (for example, to view your transcript), go to star.wvu.edu.

Have suggestions for the WVU Portal?

If you have ideas for future enhancements to the WVU Portal, send them to WVUPortal@mail.wvu.edu.

Where can I find additional information?

Browse the WVU Portal articles in the IT Knowledge Base.

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