News ReleaseSpring 2021 President’s and Provost’s Lists
June 14, 2021 — Southern Virginia University recently announced its Spring 2021 President’s and Provost’s Lists. These lists are compiled at the end of each semester and recognize students who have excelled academically.
Feature StorySouthern Virginia University Announces New Honors Program for Fall 2021
June 11, 2021 — Southern Virginia University is pleased to announce the addition of an Honors Program to its curriculum beginning fall 2021. Led by Willis J. Smith Professor of Philosophy, Dr. John Armstrong, the Honors Program will provide motivated students additional opportunities for learning and service during their time at Southern Virginia University.
Feature StorySouthern Virginia University Safely Gathers On Campus for Unique Commencement Weekend
May 10, 2021 — Southern Virginia University hosted a one-of-a-kind Commencement weekend on May 7 and 8 to honor and celebrate the Class of 2021.
Official StatementSouthern Virginia University Shares Plans for Safe, In-Person Commencement Exercises
March 31, 2021 — For the past several weeks, University Leaders have been working on behalf of our graduates to find a way to host commencement in-person, with guests in attendance, while complying with requirements from local, state, and national regulators.
News ReleaseCelebration Update for the Class of 2020
March 31, 2021 — It has now been just over a year since we had to break from in-person classes due to the onset of the global pandemic.
Feature StoryRandall Beach to Join Southern Virginia University as Marching Band Director
Feb. 16, 2021 — Southern Virginia University welcomes celebrated band director Randall Beach as its new marching band director beginning summer 2021.
News ReleaseUniversity Unites in Prayer at 2021 Spring Semester Dedication
Feb. 9, 2021 — Last Friday, Feb. 5, President Reed N. Wilcox led the virtual 2021 Spring Semester Dedication, where he shared a message of safety and faith before the campus community joined together in prayer to offer thanks and ask for protection during the upcoming semester.
Feature StoryJason Deere, Award-winning Songwriter and Producer, to Join Southern Virginia University
Feb. 4, 2021 — Jason Deere—award-winning singer, songwriter, record producer, artist manager, and co-creator of the Nashville Tribute Band—will join Southern Virginia University this fall as an artist in residence for the University’s commercial music program.
News ReleaseFall 2020 President’s and Provost’s Lists
Jan. 12, 2021 — Southern Virginia University recently announced its Fall 2020 President’s and Provost’s Lists.
Feature StoryTop 10 of 2020
Dec. 31, 2020 — Our most-read articles of the year help tell our story of 2020; growth, loss, challenge, and overall, finding the opportunity in adversity.
Official StatementSpecial Graduation Celebration & Homecoming Postponed
Oct. 5, 2020 — We want to reassure you that we have not forgotten about the Class of 2020.
News ReleaseSouthern Virginia University Ranked in U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges
Oct. 2, 2020 — The U.S. News & World Report announced its 2021 Best Colleges, ranking Southern Virginia University 63rd among liberal arts colleges for Social Mobility—defined as successfully enrolling and graduating economically disadvantaged students.