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May 16, 2014

Today Last Day to Apply for Scholarship


Deadline: 4 p.m., May 16, 2014

Requirements: Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0, high school graduate or have a GED, and be enrolled in a minimum of six (6) credits at Virginia Western in Fall 2014.

Apply Online: http://www.virginiawestern.edu/foundation/scholarship/index.php

Many scholarships have additional requirements, so it is important to read each scholarship descriptions carefully when applying.

The Virginia Western Educational Foundation has over $140,000 in scholarship funds available for academic excellence or financial need to help you reach your educational goals.  You don’t have to receive federal financial aid to qualify for financial need scholarships.

CCAP 2014 Diploma Campaign

2014 Diploma Campaign


During the month of May, Kroger and Stop In Food Stores are partnering with Virginia Western Community College to support the Community College Access Program (CCAP) and make college possible for local high school graduates.


Stop by any local Kroger or Stop In Food Stores location and donate $1 or $5 when you check out. All proceeds directly benefit CCAP and help bolster the economic base of the Roanoke Valley.


For more information, see  http://www.virginiawestern.edu/foundation/ccap/index.php

Come Join the International Students Club at Local Colors on Saturday, May 17th

Local Colors is a vibrant festival celebrating the diverse range of cultures present in the Roanoke Valley. This year's featured country will be Syria, and the festival will last from 11-5 in Downtown Roanoke's Elmwood Park. Please visit http://localcolors.org/ for more information.

VWCC's own International Students Club will host a booth this year at Local Colors informing the community about the presence of their club here on campus as well as providing basic information about educational opportunities here at VWCC.

We would love to have members of our campus community join us or stop by and say hello. We will be right near the Franklin Road entrance to Elmwood Park, by Anthem. If you think you could help inform the community about VWCC services or would like to help in any way, please contact Annie Woodford at awoodford@virginiawestern.edu.

Spring Blood Drive is coming!

Help save a life - give blood.

Tuesday, May 27th

Noon to 3 p.m.

Natural Science Center

Sign up online at www.vablood.org

Or contact nlee@virginiawestern.edu

Sponsored by Virginia Western Student Activities

Free T-shirt for all presenting donors!

Walk-ins always welcome!

All donors must present a valid ID or VBS donor card at registration.

Visit vablood.org for a list of accepted IDs or call 1-800-989-4438.

Summer ID Office Hours

Summer ID Office Hours (Drop In)

Effective May 19, 2014

Dates and Times:

May 19 - 22

11 am - 5:30 pm

June 25-26

11 am-5:30 pm


Thomas Center, Second Floor Lobby area

All students must bring a Government Issued Photo ID (i.e., Driver's License) AND a copy of their current class schedule.

Faculty and staff need to bring their ID Request form filled out and signed by their supervisor.

Appointments can be arranged May 26-June 23, June 27 and June 30 with Nick Owens (nowens@virginiawestern.edu) or Natasha Lee (nlee@virginiawestern.edu)