Tech Outdoor Orientation is a program for new WVU Tech students to assist them in making a successful transition to college life and academics. This six-day program allows students to learn about the university, make friends and increase self-confidence as they tackle the amazing outdoor adventures West Virginia has to offer.
Experience the world-famous New River Gorge right here in WVU Tech's backyard. Located within an hour of Beckley, the world-class trails, rivers and climbing facilities around the New River Gorge National River provides a wild backdrop for Tech Outdoor Orientation Gorge.Discover the Gorge
New for 2017, Tech Outdoor Orientation Highlands will be based in the Seneca Rocks area of north-central West Virginia, where you'll enjoy some of the high country adventures of West Virginia’s mountainous spine. Planned activities include hiking, rock climbing, a three-day backpacking trip and a local service project.Explore the Highlands