Glenville State University receives Appalachian Collegiate Research Grant
Glenville State University will be one of 13 institutions to receive the Appalachian Collegiate Research Initiative Grant (ARCI) funded by the Appalachian Regional Commission. Dr. Mark Sarver, Associate Professor of Business and Workforce Learning Experiences Manager will lead the student research addressing the need for moderate income housing to attract professional talent to central West Virginia.    Since 2001, more than 22 colleges and universities - and over 2,800 students- from across Appalachia have participated in ARC's Appalachian Collegiate Research Initiative (ACRI). This applied research training program helps Appalachian students conduct research and develop projects supporting economic development in their communities.   
Payton Brown Honored with Prestigious Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Leadership Award
The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (RMEF) is thrilled to announce that Payton Brown has been selected as the recipient of the coveted RMEF Leadership Award for their exceptional contributions to conservation, leadership, and dedication to the role of hunting in conservation efforts. The award includes a $5,000 scholarship, a year's membership to the RMEF, and a feature in the RMEF's esteemed magazine, "The Bugle." 
Glenville State University's Enrollment Surges to New Heights, Building on Record Numbers from Previous Year
Glenville State University is excited to announce a significant achievement in its educational journey, as the institution proudly marks its largest overall enrollment since 2015. This remarkable milestone is a testament to the university's unwavering commitment to academic excellence, innovative programs, and fostering a vibrant and inclusive learning community. 
Glenville State University Board of Governors met to kick off the academic school year
Glenville State University Board of Governors met in retreat on Tuesday and Wednesday to kick off the academic school year.  As Glenville State University prepares to embark on another year of academic excellence and community engagement, the Board of Governors' meeting focused on key discussions, decisions, and strategies.
Glenville State University Announces Kyla Lovejoy as New Pioneer Mascot 
Glenville State University is thrilled to introduce Kyla Lovejoy as the new Pioneer Mascot, embodying the spirit, energy, and pride of the university's vibrant community.  Selected after an extensive and competitive search process, Kyla Lovejoy, a native of Chloe, West Virginia, emerged as the perfect embodiment of the university's values and traditions. With a strong commitment to representing Glenville State University with enthusiasm, Kyla is poised to become an exceptional ambassador for the university, both on and off the field. 
GSU hosted the West Virginia Sheriff’s Association Leadership Academy
Glenville State University hosted the West Virginia Sheriff’s Association Leadership Academy from July 16th-21st, 2023. This year, 92 students from the 55 counties of West Virginia signed up to learn leadership and public safety service skills including K9 deployments, firearms training, physical fitness, CPR/First aid, life skills, crime scene and vehicle accident investigations, and much more.
Glenville State University Ludwik Glass Exhibit and Reception – Museum of American Glass in WV 
Glenville State University is hosting a Museum of American Glass in West Virginia exhibit that highlights the activities of the Ludwik Glass Company in its Fine Arts Building during the first two weeks of the semester. Beginning on Monday, August 14 and ending on Thursday, August 24, the Fine Arts Gallery will be open on Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for students, faculty, staff, and the community to see this exhibit. Please also make note that there will be a closing reception on Thursday, August 24 at 4 p.m. 
GSU Welcomes Back Students
New Pioneer Orientation is designed to help new students create meaningful connections, become familiar with GSU policies and procedures, connect with various offices and their caring, dedicated staff, and learn about all the services GSU provides.