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Address: 301 N King St., Shepherdstown, WV 25443
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Great University

Great place to have the Upper Potomac Pipers Weekend gathering in the university, January 13-15. Great facilities and concert hall.

Reviewed 10 February 2017
mkh628
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Merion Station, Pennsylvania
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Merion Station, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Great place to have the Upper Potomac Pipers Weekend gathering in the university, January 13-15. Great facilities and concert hall.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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707 reviews
411 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

The University is located in the heart of the historic town. It is a very nice small school with the old historic building and the new campus connected to the old one down the hill. The old campus is nice with small creek running through and plenty of parking for visitors. It would be more meaningful for students who want... More 

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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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47 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We went to a powwow sponsored by university. Was on 3rd floor, elevator is slow. Lots of people visited, had about 30 native dancers. Vendors & food on 1st floor. Very informative, lots of fun!

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Thank barbarachristy
Shepherdstown, West Virginia
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62 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

What can I say: Charming, charming, and more charming. This college has just been updated to University status. The architecture is beautiful and everywhere are flowers and landscaped gardens. With an attendance of only 5,000 students it is an ideal place for a young person who is looking for a smaller college with the feel of a larger university. The... More 

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Thank scovelrichard
Owings Mills, Maryland
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57 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

very quiet as the Spring semester was over, love the small town aura, seems like a cool place to attend college

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Thank VacBruen
Pittsburgh, Pa.
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44 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016

I stopped by the college to inquire of a certificate. The admissions staff was rather nice and I spoke to one student who said that all of his professors were friendly. Student population is around 4000 which allows students to not feel so lost in a crowd. Nice breezes in a pastoral town.

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Thank Moviestar77
Georgetown, DE
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33 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

My husband graduated from here 42 yrs ago with 2000 less student population. He was so pleased to see so many new buildings to the campus plus so many new curriculum choices. I was impressed with the Student Wellness Center and the University's music program/symphony ---wonderful! The public can attend choral and symphonic performances. If we weren't so far away,... More 

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Thank RDH4U
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36 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful school especially for those looking for a small town environment. Would recommend at least a visit

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Thank Brittany M
Lewisburg, West Virginia
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106 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

I had a fantastic four years here. Small little town, close to larger city areas. Martinsburg - 15 minutes. Hagerstown - 30 minutes. DC - 1 hour. (Give or take your driving habits) This town is a great place to have it all, a small town feel with big cities close by.

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Thank WVExplorer
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We are lucky to live near the school and take advantage of the cultural offerings (the plays in the summer, concerts in the winter), the football games in the fall and the gym in the winter.

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