West Virginia University’s official school colors are gold and blue.
Is WVU Blue and gold or gold and Blue?
The West Virginia University colors are Old Gold and Blue. The nickname of the athletics team is the Mountaineers.
What is special about West Virginia University?
The WVU Institute of Technology in Beckley offers more than 35 majors, including one of the top 100 undergraduate engineering programs in the country, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report. WVU Potomac State College in Keyser has one of the lowest tuition rates of all the nation’s four-year institutions.
Is West Virginia a red state?
West Virginia is now a heavily Republican state, with John McCain winning the state in 2008, Mitt Romney in 2012 and Donald Trump in 2016.
Who is the most famous person from West Virginia?
Famous West Virginians!
- Hal Greer, professional basketball player.
- Mary Lou Retton, professional gymnast.
- Randy Moss, professional football player.
- John Chambers, CEO of Cisco Systems.
- George Preston Marshall, owner and president of the Washington Redskins.
- Ted Cassidy, actor.
- Jennifer Garner, actress.
What is West Virginia University’s motto?
West Virginia University
|Latin: Collegium (Universitas) Occidentalis Virginia|
|Motto||Πίστει τὴν ἀρετήν, ἐν δὲ τῇ ἀρετῇ τὴν γνῶσιν (Koine Greek)|
|Motto in English||Add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge (2 Peter 1:5 KJV)|
|Type||Public flagship land-grant research university|
|Established||February 7, 1867|