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December 5, 2012

Virginia Tech On-Site Admissions- January 10th, 2013

Virginia Tech will be on campus in the Natural Science Center, Thursday, January 10th for On-Site Admissions. This is a great opportunity to get an early admissions decision! You will need to schedule an appointment in the Advising Office in Chapman Hall, room 105. The deadline for scheduling an appointment will be Tuesday, January 8th. Appointments will be scheduled on a first come, first served basis, so schedule early! Keep in mind that the college will be closed December 20th until January 2nd.

To sign up for an appointment with a VT Admissions Representative, you must complete an online application

( http://www.admiss.vt.edu/apply/apply_online.php ) , pay the application fee and submit the following documents to the Advising Office:

  • Printed copy of your VT application
  • Official copies of transcripts from all colleges and high schools attended. (Unofficial transcripts will suffice for the application review process; however, you must submit official transcripts if an offer of admission is extended and accepted.)

**Please be aware that in order to make an appointment you will need to turn in ALL of the required documents.**

If you have questions regarding the Virginia Tech application you will need to call Virginia Tech Admissions at 540-231-6267.

Please note- VT will not be reviewing applications on site for Interior Design or Landscape Architecture. Applications for these majors will be reviewed during the regular transfer review process. Also, VT no longer accepts external transfer applications for the majors of Architecture or Industrial Design.

 

Virginia Tech On-Site Admissions- January 10th, 2013

Virginia Tech will be on campus in the Natural Science Center, Thursday, January 10th for On-Site Admissions. This is a great opportunity to get an early admissions decision! You will need to schedule an appointment in the Advising Office in Chapman Hall, room 105. The deadline for scheduling an appointment will be Tuesday, January 8th. Appointments will be scheduled on a first come, first served basis, so schedule early! Keep in mind that the college will be closed December 20th until January 2nd.

 To sign up for an appointment with a VT Admissions Representative, you must complete an online application

( http://www.admiss.vt.edu/apply/apply_online.php ) , pay the application fee and submit the following documents to the Advising Office:

  • Printed copy of your VT application
  • Official copies of transcripts from all colleges and high schools attended. (Unofficial transcripts will suffice for the application review process; however, you must submit official transcripts if an offer of admission is extended and accepted.)

Please be aware that in order to make an appointment you will need to turn in ALL of the required documents.

 Please note- VT will not be reviewing applications On Site for Architecture, Industrial Design, Interior Design or Landscape Architecture.

 If you have questions regarding the Virginia Tech application you will need to call Virginia Tech Admissions at 540-231-6267.

WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS

Workforce Development http://virginiawestern.edu/workforce/classes/index.php

Foundations of AutoDesk Revit (CADD 2151) - This 6 week course (24 hrs) will focus on the basic tools needed to work with Revit Architecture. Management of Projects in the Revit Environment will be discussed throughout this course. With the parametric nature of Revit, Building Information Management (BIM) is integrated throughout the course. The class begins with the fundamentals of the user interface and Revit commands. The program streamlines the design process with a 3D central model. Class Dates: Mondays 6:00-10:00pm - 1/7/13-2/11/13.  http://virginiawestern.edu/workforce/classes/revitfoundations.php Contact Paulette Parkhill pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu

iPad for Business Workshop (held at VWCC Main Campus in Fishburn Hall F002)–January 10, 2013 (9:00am-11:00am) Limited Seating - Advanced Registration Required To register: http://events.vastartup.org/events/843 For more details: Contact Paulette Parkhill pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu

QuickBooks for Business (ACC 295) - This in-depth workshop will help you succeed! - Tips and tricks for using QuickBooks to manage your accounting records, freeing up time for you to grow your business. Are you a small business owner who would like to learn computerized accounting? Have you been using QuickBooks and would like to learn how to use it better? - Class Dates: Friday evenings 5:30pm – 10:00pm – January 18, 25 and February 1, 2013 (Be sure to register early)http://virginiawestern.edu/workforce/classes/quickbooks.php  Contact: Paulette Parkhill 540-857-6514 pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu

MS Office Skills – The Next Level (ITEC 2348) – Held at the Franklin Center - Learning key tips and tricks can greatly improve your efficiency and productivity. Numerous shortcuts, WORD 2010 ribbon basics, quick access toolbar, pictures, adding borders and shading paragraphs, mail merge the easy way. EXCEL 2010 ribbon basics, quick access toolbar, removing duplicates in lists, formulas and filters. Class Dates: Thursday evenings 6:00pm – 9:00pm – January 24 – January31, 2013 (Be sure to register early)Contact Paulette Parkhill (540) 857-6514 pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu

SAT Test Prep Course - Building Skills for Better Scores (EDUC 2150) 6 Week Classes meet on: Tuesday and Friday afternoons from 4:30pm to 6:30pm Spring Session Dates: 1/29/13 - 3/8/13 or 3/12/13 - 5/3/13 For more details: http://virginiawestern.edu/workforce/classes/satprep.php Contact Paulette Parkhill pparkhill@virginiawestern.edu

Relaxing Chair Massages – Today!

From Student Activities...

Licensed therapists will be set up in Brown Library's lobby - giving relaxing chair massages for stressed students! Take a minute to unwind and destress!

 

Wednesday, December 5

Stop by between Noon and 3 pm

Free!

 

Contact Natasha Lee, Student Activities Coordinator, with questions at nlee@virginiawestern.edu.

Spring Student Tuition Payment Plan

Spring 2013 Tuition Payment Plan – Sign Up TODAY!

To help meet educational expenses, Virginia Western Community College is pleased to participate in Nelnet’s tuition payment plan.  For a non-refundable fee of $25.00, Nelnet allows monthly, interest-free tuition payments. The earlier students enroll the more payment options they may have. The payment plan for Spring 2013 will begin on November 12, 2012.

If a payment plan is not established or if tuition is not paid by December 6, students who registered early for classes will be dropped and will need to repeat the registration process. Financial Aid students are protected from enrollment cancellation up to the amount of their Financial Aid award. Financial Aid students should pay any differences between their total award and the amount due to prevent enrollment cancellation.

Payment plan sign-up instructions and deadlines will be posted on the Student Bulletin, Facebook, Twitter, www.virginiawestern.edu and on the VWtvs located across campus.

Step by step directions on how to enroll in a payment plan are available at http://www.virginiawestern.edu/studenthelp/student/tuitionpaymentplan.php