Office of Student Activities

West Virginia Dance Company to Perform at FSU

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Fairmont State University announces the upcoming performance of the West Virginia Dance Company (WVDC) at Wallman Hall Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 6. The performance is free and open to the public.

Since 1977, the WVDC has toured throughout West Virginia, as well as 14 other states, with professional arts-based learning programs. Performing for tens of thousands annually, the WVDC performs a thorough blend of entertaining and thought-provoking modern works.

Homecoming 2016 Parade Entries Needed

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

The traditional Homecoming Parade for Fairmont State University presented by the Office of Student Activities will begin at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, Sep. 29, in downtown Fairmont. This year’s Homecoming theme is “There’s No Place Like Fairmont.”

Greek Week Includes Shackathon Fundraiser and Greek Sing

Monday, April 18, 2016

Students participating in Greek Life at Fairmont State University are raising money this week to support the Class of 2016 Senior Project, funding a Veterans Memorial Plaza on campus.

Coach Joe Retton Named Parade Marshal for Homecoming 2015

Friday, October 16, 2015

As part of the Homecoming 2015 Sesquicentennial Celebration, the traditional Homecoming Parade for Fairmont State University, sponsored by ACE Hardware, will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, in downtown Fairmont.

The Office of Student Activities has selected legendary Fairmont State basketball coach Joe Retton as parade marshal.

"Price of Justice" Author to Speak on Campus March 24

Monday, March 09, 2015

The author of Fairmont State University’s Common Read for the 2014-2015 academic year, “The Price of Justice: A True Story of Greed and Corruption,” will speak on campus on Tuesday, March 24.

Falcon Center to Celebrate "A Picture Perfect Birthday"

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

As Fairmont State University commemorates its Sesquicentennial throughout 2015, the central hub of campus—the Falcon Center—prepares to celebrate its 10th birthday.

Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members are invited to attend “A Picture Perfect Birthday” celebration from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, on the second floor Main Street area of the Falcon Center.

Family Friendly Scare Fair Planned for Oct. 29

Friday, October 24, 2014

The Office of Residence Life and the Office of Student Activities are sponsoring a family friendly Scare Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 29, at Fairmont State University.

Admission is one non-perishable food item per person; items will be donated to The Nest Student Food Bank housed on campus.

Hawkins and Phillips Named as Parade Marshals for Homecoming 2014

Friday, October 17, 2014

The traditional Homecoming Parade for Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College presented by the Office of Student Activities will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, in downtown Fairmont.

"Quiet Dell" Author Jayne Anne Phillips to Speak Sept. 11

Friday, August 29, 2014

West Virginia author Jayne Anne Phillips, who has received acclaim for her novel “Quiet Dell” and other works, will speak on the Fairmont State University campus on Thursday, Sept. 11.

The event, sponsored by the Office of Student Activities, will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, in the Falcon Center third floor conference rooms. Admission is free and open to the public.

Holiday Tree Lighting and Concert Set for Dec. 6

Monday, December 02, 2013

Two events on the shared main campus of Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College on Friday, Dec. 6, will celebrate the holiday season.