Feature StoryWelcome Weekend to Kick off Year-long Celebration of University’s 25th Jubilee Anniversary
Sept. 8, 2021 — Southern Virginia University will hold a Special Welcome Weekend from Sept. 10–12 to kick off its 25th Anniversary and Jubilee Year Celebration.
Feature StoryMichelle Mahaffey Named Wellness Center Office Manager
Sept. 2, 2021 — Michelle Mahaffey was recently named the new Office Manager of the Wellness Center at Southern Virginia University.
Feature StoryLia Wheatley Announced as Director of the Personal Learning Center
Aug. 31, 2021 — Lia Wheatley has been named the director of the Personal Learning Center (PLC)—a first-of-its-kind center at Southern Virginia University that provides a further layer of learning coaching and support to all students, including those from disadvantaged backgrounds.
Feature StoryBrett Garcia Named as Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer
Aug. 26, 2021 — President Reed N. Wilcox recently named Brett Garcia as executive vice president and chief development officer for Southern Virginia University.
News ReleaseTyson Cooper Named Chief Financial Officer
Aug. 26, 2021 — President Reed N. Wilcox recently named Tyson Cooper as Chief Financial Officer at Southern Virginia University.
Feature StoryKenny Jacobson Joins Southern Virginia University as Assistant Director of Computer Science
Aug. 25, 2021 — Chief Academic Officer and Provost Dr. James Lambert welcomes Kenny Jacobson to Southern Virginia University as the Assistant Director of the Computer Science Program.
News ReleaseChris Packer Joins Southern Virginia University as Vice President of Operations
Aug. 18, 2021 — Earlier this week, Chris Packer joined Southern Virginia University as the institution’s new vice president of operations.
News ReleaseDr. Jon Wallin Named Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Aug. 18, 2021 — President Reed N. Wilcox recently named Dr. Jon Wallin as executive vice president and chief information officer for Southern Virginia University, in addition to his ongoing role as the lead liaison for the institution's prestigious accrediting body, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.
SpotlightAdam Leone (’20): First Student to Receive Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship, “The Professors [Here] are Incredible”
Aug. 18, 2021 — The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi—the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines—awarded Adam Leone (’20) with an $8,500 Fellowship to pursue a doctorate of medicine at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine this fall.
Official StatementFall 2021 Healthy Campus Plan
Aug. 11, 2021 — Southern Virginia University strongly encourages all individuals whose health conditions allow to vaccinate against COVID-19. Consistent with the principles of choice and accountability, individuals are invited to choose the path of vaccination or non-vaccination and their associated opportunities and requirements.
News ReleaseThis Fall’s Student Apple Bundle Includes New Supercharged iPad Pro and AirPods Pro
Aug. 10, 2021 — This Fall 2021, incoming students will receive the new M1-powered 11-inch iPad Pro and AirPods Pro in addition to the Smart Keyboard Folio and Apple Pencil as part of their Apple Bundle through the University’s LaunchPad Initiative.