About West Liberty University
West Liberty University (WLU) is a public university based in West Liberty, West Virginia, United States. It was founded in 1837, previously known as the West Liberty State College, until it gained university status in 2008. The university is the oldest institution of higher education in West Virginia.
WLU offers a broad range of programs through its academic schools: College of Arts and Communication; Gary E. West College of Business; College of Education; College of Liberal Arts; College of Sciences; and School of Professional Studies.