Are you ready to apply to Virginia Western?

Let's make sure...

1. Information Needed to Apply

Do you have all the info on hand needed to fill out the application? If you know your home address, telephone number, date of birth and social security number, then you should be all set.*

*If you are an international student, transfer student, high school/home school student, senior citizen, or military personnel, and you need additional help, information or documentation, click here.

2. Know Your Goals

Do you know your program of study?

If your goal is a degree, certificate, or diploma, you will need to choose a plan of study during the application process. If you do not know which program you plan to pursue, click here to see what Virginia Western has to offer.

3. That's it!

If you answered YES to all the steps above, congrats, you're ready to apply. Click here to apply to Virginia Western.

If you answered NO to any of the above steps, then you've got a little more preparing to do. Click here for more information about what you need to apply to Virginia Western.


Approximately 48 hours after you submit your application, you will receive an email in your student email account. This email contains information on the next steps you need to take, such as filing for financial aid, taking your placement tests, and meeting with an advisor. In addition, you will receive a postcard with a reminder to check your email and instructions.

Thank you for applying to Virginia Western. We look forward to having you as a student!