Skip to main content

THE MOUNTAINLAIR

The Mountainlair, commonly called "the Lair" by students, has served as the student union and the heart of student life since 1968.

Our options are endless - take a look!

Students enjoying the dining services in the Mountainlair

food and shops

The Mountainlair is the center of WVU’s downtown campus life with a food court offering something for everyone.

View Dining and Shopping
Inside the Mountainlair entry way

reserve your perfect space

With over 220,000 square feet of space, the Mountainlair provides a meeting place for social, recreational, cultural and educational pursuits.

View Reservation Options
Students walking near the post office and IT Services Center.

how can we help?

Make your life easier with the many services available in the building, including a post office, banking, IT Services Center and more.

View Services in the Mountainlair

Hours of Operation

Mountainlair Spring Hours of Operation

  • Monday - Friday: 7am - 11pm
  • Saturday - Sunday: 8:30am - 11pm

NOTE: Building hours are subject to change based on operational necessity. Call 304-293-3701 during business hours for more information.

Dining Services Regular Hours

SPRING RECESS HOURS

  • Friday, Mar. 8: 7am - 8pm
  • Sat., Mar. 9: 7:30am-8pm
  • Sun., Mar. 10: Closed
  • Mon., Mar. 11 - Fri., Mar. 15: 7am - 5:30pm
  • Sat., Mar. 16: Closed
  • Sun., Mar. 17: Noon - 11pm

Regular hours of operation resume Monday, March 18.

Dining Services Spring Recess Hours

WVUp All Night Hours of Operation

  • Friday & Saturdays: 10pm - 2am
WVUp All Night will not take place March 8 & 9 and March 15 & 16 due to Spring Recess.

View WVUp All Night

Games Area Spring Hours of Operation

  • Sunday: 3pm - 9pm
  • Monday - Thursday: 3pm -10pm
  • Friday: 3pm - 10pm (UAN 10pm - 2am)
  • Saturday: 6pm - 10pm  (UAN 10pm - 2am)
View Games Area

News and upcoming events

Keep up-to-date with all the happenings inside the Mountainlair!

Browse all events happening at the Mountainlair.