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April 28, 2014

Summer 2014 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 Summer 2014 began on April 11, 2014.

If a payment plan is not established or if tuition is not paid by May 1, 2014 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

April 25, 2014

ATTENTION: Electrical Engineering, Electrical Wiring, Mechatronics Students

A representative from the State Department will give a presentation on current positions available on Monday, April 28th for individuals with education and training in the fields mentioned above.  The presentation will run from 11:00 - 11:45 am.

If you are interested in learning about these opportunities please contact the Hall Career Center at 857-7298 or careercenter@virginiawestern.edu to express your interest and get more information.

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE!!

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE!!
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: www.virginiawestern.edu/foundation/scholarship
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.
Apply Now!!

GELATO FOR THE GARDEN!!

Pino Gelato Cafe  supports Food For Thought: An Edible Education Partnership between Roanoke City, Roanoke City Public Schools and Virginia Western Community College to create a healthier and happier community.

MONDAY, APRIL 28 & MONDAY, MAY 5 - ALL DAY --- Mention you are with Virginia Western Community College and Food For Thought

Celebrate the end of the semster and support a Virginia Western program.  Dine on gelato, flat bread pizza, sandwiches and salad.  A percentage of all proceeds are to support the James Madison Middle School Food For Thought garden learning center. Pino Gelato Cafe, is located at The Shoppes at West Village, 3565 Electric Road, Roanoke, Va.  For more information on Food For Thought, http://foodforthoughtva.org/

LEGO Movie – Tonight!

Friday, April 25: The Lego Movie

2 p.m.  and 6 p.m.

Whitman Theater

FREE

Students, Faculty and Staff, and friends/family are welcome!

Emmet, an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average LEGO minifigure who is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world. Rated PG.

For more information, contact Natasha Lee in Student Activities at nlee@virginiawestern.edu or 857-6326.

SIS system unavailability for maintenance

The VCCS SIS system will also be unavailable from 4:00 PM, Saturday April 26th to 1:30 AM Sunday, April 27th to apply the PeopleTools maintenance. The Online Admission Application (OAA), mobile SIS, and the Wizard Advising link will also be unavailable. Students, faculty, and staff will not be able to access these systems during this period. My VWCC and Blackboard should remain available.

Summer employment in Financial Aid Office

Summer employment opportunity for VWCC students: The Financial Aid Office is seeking students to work part-time as call center representatives this summer.

Please contact Chad Sartini for more information, csartini@virginiawestern.edu.

Virginia Western marketing and advertising survey

Please take less than 10 minutes to complete a brief survey regarding your perceptions on Virginia Western's marketing, advertising and brand. We value your feedback and want to know what you think about the college's image in the community! This survey will only be used for feedback to inform future marketing campaigns, it is not part of institutional research that will be reported. You also may remain anonymous.

Click the following link or copy and paste it into a browser to complete the survey:

http://www.instant.ly/s/M3ZDW/nav#p/186a0

We appreciate your support.

-The Marketing Office

Summer 2014 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 Summer 2014 began on April 11, 2014.

If a payment plan is not established or if tuition is not paid by May 1, 2014 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

April 24, 2014

Summer 2014 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 Summer 2014 began on April 11, 2014.

If a payment plan is not established or if tuition is not paid by May 1, 2014 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