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 Statement#GivingTuesday: Help Us Fulfill our Vision for the Next 25 Years
Dec. 1, 2020 — From humble beginnings come great things.
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.
Feature StorySouthern Virginia University First in World to Give AirPods Pro to Every Student
Sept. 30, 2020 — Southern Virginia University made history this semester as the first school in the world to give AirPods Pro to every full-time student, faculty, and staff member.
SpeechesFormer President Rod Smith on “James Madison: The Father of Religious Liberty”
Sept. 17, 2020 — To commemorate the United States Constitution on Constitution Day, and in memory of our beloved former University President Rodney K. Smith, we wanted to share the last speech President Smith delivered at Southern Virginia University titled after his book, “James Madison: The Father of Religious Liberty.”
News ReleasePresident Wilcox Leads First-Ever Virtual University Forum
Aug. 28, 2020 — President Reed N. Wilcox led Southern Virginia University’s first-ever Virtual University forum on Friday, Aug. 28.