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Announcing NEW student services call center

Virginia Western announces that beginning Monday, May 1, the college will have a dedicated 24-hour-per-day, 7-days-per-week call center for all your student services needs. Just… (Read More…)

Registration open for Summer Semester

Registration for Virginia Western Community College’s Summer Semester is now open. Current and new students can apply and enroll at www.virginiawestern.edu or in person at… (Read More…)

Virginia Western dual-enrolled students receive prestigious Governor’s Medallion for earning degrees while in high school

Virginia Western Community College announces that a record-setting nine dual-enrolled students were awarded the Governor’s Medallion this year for earning their Associate’s Degree or General… (Read More…)

Virginia Western to host Local Advisory Board meeting on May 18

Virginia Western Community College announces that it will host its Local Advisory Board meeting at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 18, in the college’s Natural… (Read More…)

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Why Should You Attend Virginia Western?

It's an Exceptional Value!

Virginia Western's full-time tuition is around $3,500 for an academic year. Compare that to $25,000+ for a four-year private college or $8,500+ for a four-year public college in Virginia!

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Numerous Transfer Opportunities

Virginia Western has guaranteed admissions agreements with 32 four-year colleges and universities. 23 of our Associates Degrees are designed for transfer students. On average, community college transfer students perform as well, if not better than, students who began their education at a four-year institution.

Unparalleled Employment Opportunities

Virginia Western has 68 Associates Degrees, Certificates, and Career Studies Certificates available. And the Hall Associates Career Center is available to assist students and alumni with finding internships and employment.


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A Beautiful and Vibrant Campus

Virginia Western is located on a 70-acre campus in southwest Roanoke, VA. The campus currently sports a state-of-the-art center for Science and Health Professions and a brand new Student Life Center. Work is soon to begin on a brand new STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) facility!

Student Life

There are many opportunities to interact with your fellow students, from on-campus events like Spring Fling to intramural sports, honor societies, and more than 30 clubs & organizations!