Mountaineer Week

Mr. & Ms. Mountaineer

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Applications

Applications for Mr. & Ms. Mountaineer are now being accepted. This prestigious award honors one male and one female student who have a record of academic achievement and extracurricular involvement. All applicants must complete the 2016 Mr. & Ms. Mountaineer online form, submit (1) recommendation letter from a WVU faculty or staff member and submit a $20 entry fee.

Application Information & Deadline

Application Link: https://honorswvu.wufoo.com/forms/z5h3ytl0b3fbey/
All applications must be submitted by Friday, September 16 at 4:30 P.M.
All applications must be completed online. The $20 application fee and recommendation letter must be turned in to the Mountainlair Administrative Office by 4:30 P.M.

Office Location:
The Mountainlair Administrative Office is located on the 2nd floor. If you come up the stairs/elevator next to the Information Desk, we are the first office on the left.
Applications may be mailed to:
WVU Mountainlair
c/o Mr. & Ms. Mountaineer
PO Box 6437
Morgantown, WV 26506

Eligibility

All undergraduate applicants must have senior academic status and must be completing their last semester by May 2017. All graduate applicants must complete their last semester on campus by May 2017.
Please note students must be available to attend the scheduled interview session and Mountaineer Day football game, if named as a finalist.

Judging & Interviewing

A panel, that will select five male and female finalists, will review the applications. A second panel of judges, who will determine the winners, will then interview these finalists.

The Mr. & Ms. Mountaineer review panel will meet to determine the 2016 finalists. Mr. & Ms. Mountaineer interviews will take place on Monday, October 17. Interview times will be scheduled between 4:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. so please make sure you are available during this time.
Interview Schedule:
Mr. Mountaineer – Cacapon Room, Mountainlair
Ms. Mountaineer – Kanawha Room, Mountainlair

Game Day Information

Finalists will be presented and winners announced during the WVU vs. Kansas (Mountaineer Day) football game, on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or need more information, please email one of the following committee members:
Jeremiah Kibler, AdvisorJeremiah.Kibler@mail.wvu.edu
Jen Skinner, Student Chairpersonjaskinner@mix.wvu.edu

Please note students must be available to attend the scheduled interview session and Mountaineer Day football game, if named as a finalist.

See a complete list of students who have represented WVU as Mr. and Ms. Mountaineer.