Student Services

Valley Metro Partnership

Did you know that with a valid Virginia Western student, faculty or staff I.D. you can ride the bus for free?

Bus service is provided Monday through Friday each week, (no Saturdays or weekends). Students must show their 2014-15 student ID in order to ride for free.

If you'd like to see the routes and plan your trip, click here.

Bus Route Planner


e.g. Brandon Ave. and Grandin Rd.

e.g. Valley View Mall

VWCC-Valley Metro Fare Reimbursement Agreement

The term of the current agreement with Valley Metro is for VWCC's 2015-2016 academic year, beginning August 24, 2015 and ending July 27, 2016 in accordance with the following dates. (Bus service is not provided in between terms or when school is not in session.)

  • Fall Term: August 24 through December 19
  • Spring Term: January 11 through May 7
  • Summer Term: May 16 through July 27

The college will observe holidays and/or be closed on the following dates. Bus service will not be provided on these days.
(In addition, please keep in mind that the college typically closes in severe weather conditions. College closures are published on our website, broadcast via local news outlets, and broadcast via our text alert systems.)

  • Labor Day - September 7, 2015
  • Thanksgiving - November 24 – November 29, 2015
  • Holiday Break - December 20, 2015 – January 10, 2016
  • Memorial Day - May 30, 2016
  • Independence Day - July 4, 2016


VWCC Alerts

We use VW Alert to immediately contact you during a major crisis or emergency.

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