Upcoming Events WVSU Day at the Legislature February 10 Higher Education Day 16 Black History Month Convocation : Dennis Rahiim Watson 10:30 AM Ferrell Hall Aud. May 3-6 National Conference (Philadelphia, PA) Read TheBuzz E-newsletter online, CLICK HERE! West Virginia State University Office of Alumni Relations 200 Erickson Alumni Center P.O. Box 1000 Institute, WV 25112 Phone: 304.766.3322 Fax: 304.766.4107 Yesterday was West Virginia State University Day at the Legislature. The Day is set aside for WVSU to showcase its academic programs and projects, services to students, and student organizations. The University is now in its 121st year of educating students in central West Virginia and beyond. Its economic impact on the region is more than 254 million dollars annually. Degree offerings include 22 baccalaureate degrees and three masterâ€™s degrees with 79 areas of study. Governor Earl Ray Tomblin read a Proclamation for the Day at 1 p.m. and WVSU President Hazo W. Carter, Jr. and other University officials were on hand to receive the document.