Virginia Community College System and Virginia Western Community College promote and maintain equal opportunity employment and educational opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, including lactation, age (except when a bona fide occupational qualification), status as a veteran, national origin, or other non-merit factors.
Harassment of an individual or group on the basis of race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, including lactation, age, status as a veteran, national origin, or other non-merit factors has no place in a learning or work environment and is prohibited. For additional information regarding Virginia Western’s policies related to non-discrimination and harassment, please review our I-46 Policy on Harassment and our Title IX webpage. For additional information about prohibited student conduct, please review our I-21 Policy on Student Conduct.
If you would like to file a report of discrimination, please follow the procedures outlined in our I-19 Student Grievances Policy. If this report of discrimination pertains to gender or sex-based discrimination, please follow the reporting procedures outlined in our I-46 Policy on Harassment.
In accordance with our I-12 General Admissions Policy, Virginia Western is an open-access institution offering career and technical programs in education, healthcare, public service & safety, mechatronics and logistics and transportation.
Some of Virginia Western’s career and technical programs offer admission based on selective criteria through a separate application process or through special conditions that are non-discriminatory. Virginia Western’s selective admission career & technical programs are:
- Computed Tomography (CT) Imaging
- Dental Hygiene
- Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
- Medical Laboratory Technology
- Nursing (AAS)
- LPN to Nursing (AAS) Bridge Program
- Physical Therapist Assistant
- Practical Nursing (LPN)
- Radiation Oncology
- Surgical Technology (AAS) (Coming Soon)