Shepherd University is a state institution situated on 323 scenic acres in Shepherdstown – West Virginia’s oldest settlement. Located in the heart of the historic Shenandoah Valley on the banks of the Potomac River, Shepherdstown is conveniently located to the metropolitan areas of Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, MD and is easily accessible from other parts of West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware. This area of the Shenandoah Valley is rich in history and sights such as Harpers Ferry, the C&O Canal National Park, and Antietam National Battlefield are within a short pleasant drive.
Shepherd’s conference season begins the first of June and runs through the end of July. Small conference groups not requiring housing and meetings can sometimes be accommodated on weekends during the academic year, depending upon available space. The conference office can provide your group or organization with individualized conference and meeting services. Our staff is available to help plan, schedule and facilitate your meeting. We have a friendly, competent staff, comfortable and attractive meeting facilities, and quality food service at a reasonable cost.