Fairmont State University College of Nursing ranked among top RN to BSN programs

Thursday, May 26, 2022

Fairmont State University’s online RN to BSN program has been recognized as one of the best in the State of West Virginia by RegisteredNursing.org.

The nursing advocacy organization acknowledged Fairmont State’s College of Nursing in its rankings for enabling nurses to expand their bedside and clinical capabilities through the RN to BSN program, while focusing on professional role development, patient-centered care and critical thinking in clinical situations.

Fairmont State University names 2022 Charles J. McClain Presidential scholars

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Fairmont State has named three West Virginia high school seniors recipients of the University’s premiere academic scholarship, the Charles J. McClain Presidential Scholarship. Kate Gorrell of Tyler Consolidated High School, Franki Shumate of Mount View High School and Ryan Williams of Winfield High School will join the Falcon Family on campus during the fall 2022 semester.

Gorrell plans to pursue both an undergraduate and graduate degree in architecture at Fairmont State.

Fairmont State addresses student housing insecurity among campus community

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

In response to student needs and economic changes in West Virginia and the surrounding region, Fairmont State University has taken critical action to address student housing insecurities for its campus community.

Fairmont State Board of Governors Votes on President’s Contract

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

The Fairmont State University Board of Governors met Wednesday afternoon to discuss matters relating to University President Mirta M. Martin’s contract. After exiting executive session, the Board voted to end Martin’s contract effective July 18, 2022. All presidential powers and responsibilities were transferred to current Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dr. Dianna Phillips.

Fairmont State University Chief of Police, Jeffrey McCormick, sworn in during ceremony

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

On Wednesday, May 18 members of the campus and surrounding communities attended the swearing-in of Fairmont State University Chief of Police and Director of Police Academy, Jeffrey McCormick, with Marion County Circuit Court Judge, the Honorable Patrick Wilson, officiating.

Fairmont State names students to spring 2022 President's and Dean's Lists

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Nearly 1,000 Fairmont State University students have been honored for their academic achievements throughout the spring 2022 semester. 

Fairmont State University has released the President’s List and the Dean’s List to recognize high-achieving students for their academic distinction. Full-time students who earned a 3.4 or better grade point average are named to the Dean’s List. Full-time students achieving a perfect 4.0 grade point average are named to the President’s List.