News ReleaseChris Packer Named Interim Dean of Students
Aug. 10, 2022 — Today President Reed N. Wilcox announced Chris Packer as Southern Virginia University’s interim dean of students for the upcoming academic year.
News ReleaseMain Hall Lobby Undergoes Revitalization Thanks to Generous Donations Made During Recent Core of Campus Upgrade Campaign
July 21, 2022 — Earlier this week, contractors began work to refresh the lobby of Main Hall as part of the university’s ongoing efforts to honor and upgrade the historic building’s interior spaces. Funding for this project comes from contributions made during the recent Core of Campus Upgrade Campaign. Thanks to the charitable gifts of many—including current students and alumni—combined with a generous triple-matching pledge from an anonymous donor, the university raised sufficient funds to begin refreshing this central campus welcoming space.
Official StatementTheatre Major to Continue at Southern Virginia University
July 13, 2022 — Today the Office of the Provost issued the following letter:
SpotlightHow One Math Professor is Leveraging iPad Technology in All Corners of His Classroom
June 28, 2022 — When Southern Virginia University first launched its LaunchPad initiative five years ago, rather than prescribing specific uses for the Apple technology, university leaders encouraged the school’s excellent faculty to experiment with leveraging the powerful tools to enhance collaboration and learning outcomes in the classroom and beyond.
News Release2022-23 Tuition and Housing Announced
April 22, 2022 — Southern Virginia University today announced tuition, housing, and dining pricing for the 2022–23 academic year.
News ReleasePresident’s Leadership Council Unveils New Code of Conduct
March 25, 2022 — In a Special University Meeting—the first indoor campus-wide gathering in more than two years—the Southern Virginia University President’s Leadership Council unveiled to the campus community a newly updated Code of Conduct, Dress Code, and Honor Pledge.
News ReleaseConnecting Campus: University Launches New Knight App
Feb. 18, 2022 — Today Southern Virginia University beta launched its new Knight App with the campus community. A multi-year collaborative process to replace the previous Knight App, several campus offices—including IT, Marketing, and Student Life—worked in counsel with students, faculty, and staff to provide a user-friendly hub for University communication and resources.
News Release2022 Commencement Exercises to be Held on May 6
Feb. 16, 2022 — Yesterday, the Office of the Provost issued the following letter.*
News ReleaseJason Lamb Named Vice President of Program Development
Jan. 19, 2022 — Jason Lamb has been named the vice president of program development at Southern Virginia University. In this strategic role, he will help launch, develop, and manage new and existing extracurricular programs to optimize their performance as university-level competitive and performance opportunities for students. In addition to this new role, Lamb will continue to serve as head men’s lacrosse coach for the Knights.
News ReleaseHealthy Campus Action Items for Spring 2022
Jan. 14, 2022 — Today the COVID Resource Center issued the following letter:
News ReleaseUniversity Opening as Planned for Spring 2022; Omicron Update
Jan. 6, 2022 — Today the Office of the President issued the following letter:
News ReleaseSister and Elder Bennett Teach Faith and Divine Nature in Special Thanksgiving Devotional
Nov. 18, 2021 — Buena Vista, Va.—On a rare, 70-degree November day in the Shenandoah Valley, the Southern Virginia University community gathered in front of Main Hall for a Special Thanksgiving Devotional with featured speaker Sister Shelley Bennett. Accompanied by her husband Elder Randall K. Bennett of the First Quorum of the Seventy, the couple each shared uplifting messages on faith, individual worth, and service.