Governor's School

Are you a high-achieving, motivated junior? Do  you  excel in classes at your high school and/or technical school?  Plan to spend  three weeks at the Governor’s Honors Academy at Fairmont State University in 2022.  Since 1984, GHA has provided lifelong memories for the rising seniors selected to attend. Why apply?  It’s quite simple.


  • Increases self-confidence;

  • Polishes thinking skills;

  • Increases  awareness of need to serve;

  • Diminishes fear of the unknown;

  • Builds statewide network of kids like you who “get it”;

  • Makes you aware of scholarship opportunities;

  • Creates memories that last a lifetime;