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.
News ReleaseAnnual Campus Literary Journal Now Available As E-Book For Increased Student Accessibility
May 20, 2022 — The review,* Southern Virginia University's annual literary journal featuring original student and faculty artwork and writing, is now being offered as an e-book in companionship with the physical edition to allow for increased accessibility and awareness campus-wide.
News ReleaseHistoric Commencement Celebrates 2022 and 2020 Graduates in First Unlimited Attendance in Two Years
May 9, 2022 — On May 6, the Southern Virginia University community gathered with family and friends in the Knight Arena for a unique and historic Commencement celebrating the Class of 2022—the University’s largest graduating class to date—and the Class of 2020.
News ReleaseSpring 2022 President’s and Provost’s Lists
May 9, 2022 — Southern Virginia University recently announced its Spring 2022 President’s and Provost’s Lists. These lists are compiled at the end of each semester and recognize students who have excelled academically.
News ReleaseEnd-of-Year University Meeting Honors 2022 Graduates and Student Accomplishments
April 28, 2022 — On April 22, students, faculty, and professional staff gathered in the Knight Arena to celebrate the Class of 2022 and the many student accomplishments from the 2021-2022 academic year, with graduates and faculty processing in their regalia.
News Release“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Performance Creates Unique Audience Involvement in Staging
April 25, 2022 — Full of laughter and mirth, Southern Virginia University’s Theatre Program cast its spell over the community with their performance of William Shakespeare’s hilarious and magical play, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”
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 ReleaseSilicon Valley Leaders Mark and Becky Fuchs to Speak at Commencement May 6
April 14, 2022 — Mark and Becky Fuchs, former leaders at Apple, Google, Ernst & Young, and the Reach Foundation will address graduates, faculty, staff, students, and friends of Southern Virginia University at a historic Commencement honoring the classes of 2022 and 2020 on Friday, May 6, 2022, at 11 a.m.
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 ReleaseSouthern Virginia University Announces New Food Partnership with Sodexo
March 25, 2022 — In a Special University Meeting, Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer Brett Garcia announced Southern Virginia University’s partnership with Sodexo—a leading worldwide food-services and facilities-management company.
News ReleaseAccolade Selected to Perform at National A Cappella Convention Showcase in Orlando
March 24, 2022 — Southern Virginia University’s premier a cappella ensemble, Accolade, was one of six collegiate groups selected to perform at the Collegiate Showcase Concert on March 26 in Orlando, Fla. at the National A Cappella Convention (NACC)—one of the biggest vocal music events in the world.