PVU may refer to:
- Paradox Valley Unit, a pumping facility situated in the Paradox Valley in Colorado
- Porter Value Unit, a unit to measure proanthocyanidin content of a sample
- Potato virus U, a pathogenic plant virus discovered in Peru in 1983
- Potential vorticity unit, a unit in meteorology
- Paravur Railway Station(PVU), a railway station in Kollam, India
- Provo Municipal Airport IATA code
- Processor Value Unit - Processing power quantification system introduced by IBM in an attempt to streamline calculations of Software License fees.
- PetroVietnam University ( Đại học Dầu khí Việt Nam) - A university in Vietnam.