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December 11, 2012


Food vendor hours for the remainder of the semester and reopen time for 2013:

Java the Hutt:

  • Close at 2 p.m. on December 12 and 13
  • Close at 12:30 p.m. on December 14
  • Reopen January 7 at 7:30 a.m.


  • Closing December 11 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Reopen January 7 at 9:30 a.m.

Rock & Roll Diner:

  • Closing December 11
  • Reopen day and time TBA

Library’s End of Semester Hours

Brown Library’s hours for the rest of the semester will be as follows:

  • 12/10—12/13: 8am-8pm
  • 12/14: 8am-5pm
  • 12/15: 9am-4pm
  • 12/17—12/18: 8am-8pm
  • 12/19: 8am-5pm

IMPORTANT NOTE: The hours for the Learning Technology Center are different and are posted here.

Remember, even when the library is closed, you can still access professional assistance, online library resources, and computers for doing class work or research. Check out these alternatives:

Computer Labs on Campus

Off-Campus Access to Research Databases and the Library Catalog

Ask a Librarian Chat Service

Local Public and College Libraries

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.


1st day to charge books with financial aid is January 3rd

Let Your Voice Be Heard! QEP Survey

Please complete the following survey to choose which title for our Advising Teamwork Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) that you like best. The survey will be open through 5 pm on Friday, December 14, 2012.  http://survey.vccs.edu/wsb.dll/s/41ge71

Thank you in advance for completing this survey.  If you have questions or concerns related to the QEP, please contact Kristel Clark at kclark@virginiawestern.edu or 540-857-6218.

Spring Tuition Payment Plan

Spring 2013 Tuition Payment Plan – Sign Up TODAY! Payment plans may be set up through January 13th.

Nelnet 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 and may be set up through January 13th.

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

SACS/QEP UPDATE – We need your feedback!

Do you want to know how we are progressing on our SACS reaffirmation? Would you like to get an overview of our preliminary implementation plan for our Advising Teamwork Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) and provide feedback?
Come to the Natural Science Center at noon on Wednesday, 12/12/2012. This session is open to all faculty, staff, and students. We welcome your thoughts about the QEP and the next steps in the process.