Academics

FSU Sets July 31 as Mountain State University Transfer Day

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Since becoming informed regarding the loss of accreditation at Mountain State University, the state’s higher education system, led by the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission, is leading several outreach efforts to assist displaced students. 

IBM Partnership Links Higher Education and Workforce Needs

"South Pacific" on Stage at Prickett's Fort in July

Friday, June 15, 2012

In July, the Fairmont State University Town & Gown Summer Theatre will present the popular musical “South Pacific,” with music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II.

Continuing the longstanding tradition of high quality outdoor theatre performances at Prickett’s Fort State Park, Town & Gown Summer Theatre will honor veterans and members of the U.S. Armed Forces with special ticket prices and special recognition at each performance.

“Town & Gown Summer Theatre is an important educational, as well as entertaining, endeavor. The School of Fine Arts hires students from Fairmont State and other colleges and high school interns, and all learn to work as a team to bring about a successful production,” said Peter Lach, Dean of the School of Fine Arts. “Part of the University’s mission is to strengthen the educational, economic and cultural well-being of our region. The School of Fine Arts is proud to partner with Prickett’s Fort State Park to provide outdoor theatre for North Central West Virginia. We also are proud to salute our nation’s veterans through this summer’s production.”

FSU Students Named to Spring 2012 Dean's List

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

A total of 1,172 students were named to the Dean’s List at Fairmont State University after completing the spring 2012 semester.

Dr. Christina Lavorata, Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, has released the Dean’s List.

These full-time students are being recognized for academic distinction by earning a 3.4 or better grade point average. Full-time students achieving a perfect 4.0 grade point average also have been named to the President’s List.

Students Travel to the Bronx for Spanish Language Immersion Trip

Friday, June 08, 2012

Nine Fairmont State University Spanish students traveled to the Bronx, New York, for a Spanish immersion and service-learning experience on May 13 through19.

School of Business Honors Students for Academic Accomplishments

Wednesday, June 06, 2012

On Friday, April 27, the Fairmont State University School of Business held its annual Awards Ceremony to honor students and their accomplishments. The event also included the Delta Mu Delta induction ceremony.

School of Education, Health and Human Performance Honors Students

Tuesday, June 05, 2012

On Thursday, May 10, the Fairmont State University School of Education, Health and Human Performance held its annual Awards Ceremony to honor students for their accomplishments. Attending the event were students, their families, alumni and faculty and staff of the School of Education and Health and Human Performance.

Help FSU Marching Band "Dress to Impress"

Thursday, May 24, 2012

The Fairmont State University Marching Band continues to grow, but band members need your help to look as good as they sound. First impressions matter, and the band wants to “Dress to Impress.”

The Fairmont State Alumni Association, Office of Institutional Advancement, the Fairmont State Foundation, the FSU Department of Music, the FSU Marching Band and the Fairmont State Band Alumni Association are inviting the community to participate in a fund drive to purchase new band uniforms.