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Campus Tours can be scheduled Monday - Friday at 10:00 AM or 1:00 PM and include the following:

  • One-on-one meeting with your admissions counselor
  • Tour of campus and residence halls
  • Lunch in cafeteria
  • ​Meetings with Faculty or Coaching staff (upon request)

 Click here to sign up

If you visited Concord University and would like to let us know about your experience please fill out the Individual Visit Survey.   
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Saturday Visits

Once a month we offer Saturday visits starting at 10:00 am.  Our next available visits are: _______________________________________________________________________________________

 

FAFSA SUNDAY

Need help filling out your 2020 FAFSA?  Come to FAFSA Sunday October 27, 2019 at Concord University.  Please come with your FSA ID, social security number and 2018 tax records.

For more information please contact the CU Financial Aid Office (304) 384-6069 or finaid@concord.edu.

Register here.

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Fall Open House

Join us on November 16, 2019 for our Fall Open House to learn all about Concord University!  There will be an Admissions presentation followed by informational sessions on Financial Aid, Student Life, Residence Life and Academics.  We will also have an Application Workshop to make applying to CU easy while you are on campus.


Whether you are just starting to look at colleges or already have your heart set on Concord, come experience what being part of the Mountain Lion Family is all about!
 

Register today!


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Theater Visit Day

Join us on November 7, 2019 for a unique chance to visit campus in the evening.  Check in starts at 5 pm at the Beasley Student Center, followed by dinner in our dinning hall, a campus tour, and a chance to be our guest and watch Concord's fall theater production, The Haunting of Hill House.  

This event is open to all interested students and their families.  Sign up today!


 

Local Hotels

Comfort Inn
136 Ambrose Lane
Princeton, WV 24740
1-800-230-4134
1-304-487-6101
Mention Concord University for Discount

Sleep Inn & Suites
1015 Oakvale Road
Princeton, WV 24740
1-800-997-5149
1-304-431-2800
Mention Concord University for Discount

Country Inn and Suites
111 Halls Ridge Road
Princeton, WV 24740
1-800-230-4134
1-304-425-2200

Days Inn by Wyndham
347 Meadowfiled Ln.
Princeton, WV 24740
1-866-431-3297
1-304-425-8100
Mention Concord University for Discount

Hampton Inn
277 Meadowfield Lane
Princeton, WV 24740
1-800-741-5072
1-304-431-2580

Holiday Inn Express
805 Oakvale Road
Princeton, WV 24740
1-800-315-2621
1-304-425-8156
Mention Concord University for Discount

MICROTEL
304-466-1800
3405 Pipestem Drive
Pipestem, WV 25979
http://www.microtelinn.com
Mention Concord University for Discount

Pipestem Resort
304-487-3885
250 Ambrose Lane
Princeton, WV 24740
https://wvstateparks.com/park/pipestem-resort-state-park/
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Area Attractions

Area Attractions

Shopping Malls & Movies
(Mercer County & Raleigh County, W.Va.)

Mercer Mall (Belk, JC Penney, Hobby Lobby, etc.) and Cinemas 8 are 15 miles southwest of Athens on Route 460 near Bluefield. Crossroads and Raleigh Malls, as well as several cinemas, are just 35 miles north of Athens in Beckley. In addition, Pipestem Drive-Inn theatre is 4 miles north of Athens.
 

Tourist Attractions
Southern West Virginia is a popular tourist and recreation area. Consider these popular attractions:
 

Babcock State Park
(Fayette County, W.Va.)

  • Nature Trails
  • Picnic Areas
  • Famous Gristmill
  • Swimming

Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine at New River Park
(Raleigh County, W.Va.)

  • Story of Coal Camp Life
  • Coal Mine Tour
  • Coal Mining Museum
  • Southern West Virginia Youth Museum

Big Walker Mountain
(Wythe County, Va.)

  • View of 5 States

Bland, Virginia
(Bland County, Va.)

  • Access to the Appalachian Trail

Bluestone State Park
(Summers County, W.Va.)

  • 2,000-acre Lake and Dam
  • Mountain Cottages
  • Boat Launch Ramps
  • Water Skiing
  • Annual West Virginia Water Festival
  • Picnic Areas
  • Camping Sites

Bramwell, West Virginia
Mercer County, W.Va.)

  • Historic town, once home to more millionaires than anywhere else in the U.S.
  • Christmas Home Tours

Camp Creek State Forest
(Mercer County, W.Va.) 

  • Picnic Areas
  • Camping Sites
  • Nature Trails

The Cascades
(Giles County, Va.) 

  •  Hiking trails to a breathtaking waterfall that drops off to a natural spring.

Cass Scenic Railway
(Pocahontas County, W.Va.)

  • Mountain Train Rides
  • Scenic Vistas
  • Craft Shops

Cranberry Glades
(Pocahontas County, W.Va.)

  •  Unique high mountain outpost of northern plant life.

Droop Mountain Battlefield
(Pocahontas County, W.Va.)

  • Civil War Battlefield

Fancy Gap, Virginia
(Carroll County, Va.)

  • Access to the Blue Ridge Scenic Parkway and the Skyline Drive

Grandview National Park
(Raleigh County, W.Va.)

  • Outdoor Dramas
  • Hiking/Scenic Overlooks

Greenbrier Resort
(Greenbrier County, W.Va.)

  • World Class Hotel & Dining
  • Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides
  • Clothing and Boutique Shops
  • Scenic Vistas
  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Indoor Swimming

Historic Lewisburg
(Greenbrier County, W.Va.)

  • Historic Ft. Savannah Inn & Restaurant
  • Craft Shops, Restaurants, Boutiques, Greenbrier Valley theatre

Mountain Lake, Virginia
(Giles County, Va.)

  • Lodge & Dining
  • Mountain Cottages
  • Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides
  • Film location for the movie "Dirty Dancing."
  • Tennis
  • Swimming

National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Green Bank
(Pocahontas County, W.Va.)

  • Telescopes
  • Outer Space Listening Station
  • Satellite Tracking

New River Gorge National Park
(Summers County, W.Va.)

  • Camping
  • Hiking
  • Visitor's Center
  • World's longest single arched bridge, and America's 2nd highest bridge.
    (Fayetteville, West Virginia, 50 miles north of Concord)

Pinnacle Rock State Park
(Mercer County, W.Va.)

  • Hiking and Mountain Biking
  • Fishing
  • Scenic Overlook
  • Reservable Picnic Area

Pipestem Resort State Park
(Summers County, W.Va.)

  • Lodge & Dining
  • Mountain Artisan Shop
  • Aerial Tram Cable Car (1,000 ft. drop)
  • Cabins
  • Nature Trails/Hiking
  • Scenic Vistas
  • Picnic Areas
  • Archery
  • Indoor Swimming
  • Golf (Home course of Concord Golf Team)
  • Tennis
  • Camping
  • Horseback Riding
  • Mountain Biking

Shot Tower State Park
(Wythe County, Va.)

  • Virginia Civil War Historical Site

Silver Creek Ski Resort
(Pocahontas County, W.Va.)

  • Skiing
  • Lodge

Snowshoe Ski Resort
(Pocahontas County, W.Va.)

  • Skiing
  • Lodge
  • Mountain Biking

Twin Falls State Park
(Wyoming County, W.Va.)

  • Cabins
  • Nature Trails
  • Scenic Vistas
  • Indoor Swimming
  • Golf
  • Tennis Snowshoe Mountain

WinterPlace Ski Resort
(Raleigh County, W.Va.)

  • Lodge & Dining
  • Mountain Chalets
  • Skiing and Snowboarding
  • Snow Tubing Park New River Gorge National

Call 1-800-CALL-WVA for more information about any of these and other area tourist attractions.
www.callwva.com

 

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