#1 West Liberty vs. Wheeling-Jesuit Broadcast on WLTV-14 to be Picked Up Live by Fox Ohio Valley

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va. – Fox Ohio Valley will carry a live broadcast of Saturday afternoon’s West Liberty University Television production of the men’s basketball game between the unbeaten and No. 1-ranked Hilltoppers and Ohio County rival Wheeling Jesuit from the ASRC. This marks the first time a WLTV-14 television production has been picked up for … Read More

WLU Alumni Association to Host an Afternoon of Hilltopper Basketball!


You are cordially invited to an afternoon of Hilltopper basketball! Wheeling Jesuit @ West Liberty University Saturday, February 5th, 2011 Academic, Sports and Recreation Complex Women: 2 PM Men: 4 PM An overflow standing-room only crowd is anticipated. Doors open at 1 PM. No advance ticket sales. We encourage all WL supporters to arrive early … Read More

WLU Sending Students to Europe and Asia to Study Abroad

Eight West Liberty University students will study abroad in France, two in China and one in England under a grant from the school, President Robin Capehart announced today. WLU’s Campus Internationalization Committee chose the winners based on their scholarship and performance in an interview process conducted by school administrators and faculty. “These students have earned … Read More

Piano Recital Canceled Due to Weather

The piano recital, featuring guest Benjamin Mortiz,  scheduled for Feb. 1st, 7:30 p.m. (College Hall) has been canceled due to the weather. Information on a new date and time will be announced once plans are finalized.

WLU Partners with West Virginia Northern Community College to Offer Bachelor’s Degree to Students

West Liberty University (WLU) and West Virginia Northern Community College (WVNCC) have forged a partnership to enable WNCC graduates to seamlessly transfer to WLU to earn a Bachelor’s Degree. The official announcement will take place at 10:15 a.m. Friday, Jan. 28, at the WVNCC B&O Building auditorium in downtown Wheeling. WVNCC students completing the general … Read More

West Liberty University on Boil Water Notice

The Ohio County Health Department has issued a ‘Boil Water Notice’ in the West Liberty Area. A 12″ water main broke due to weather conditions on Route 88 adjacent to the campus of West Liberty University, effected areas in West Liberty are from Faculty Drive to Harvey Road, as well as West Liberty University. Conditions … Read More

HEPC Presentation at the Highlands Center Canceled

Due to continuing snowfall and worsening road conditions, today’s presentation from the HEPC at the WLU Highlands Center has been postponed. A new date has not yet been scheduled.

WLU Professor Returns From Kuwait

Dr. Erik Root Evaluates Political Science Program at American Univeristy in Kuwait City West Liberty University political science professor Dr. Erik Root is back on campus after an overseas assignment to determine accredidation standards at the American University in Kuwait City.  Dr. Root was selelcted by the  American Academy for Liberal Education (AALE) to assess … Read More

Rock, Paper, Scissors Art Show Opens Today


Rock, Paper, Scissors opens today, Jan. 19th at  5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Nutting Art Gallery. The theme this year was voted on by WLU Art faculty and each piece in the exhibition reflects on that theme. Associate Professor of Art Brian Fencl approached the theme this way, “Rock, Paper, Scissors, is a … Read More

Unbeaten Hilltoppers Still Nation’s No. 1 Team

West Liberty University men’s basketball team is the No. 1-ranked NCAA Division II team in the nation for the second straight week. Coach Jim Crutchfield’s Hilltoppers received all 8 first-place votes Tuesday afternoon when the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) released its weekly NCAA Division II national Top 25 coaches’ poll. Visit www.hilltoppersports.com for … Read More