Student Life

A complete college experience involves more than just academic classes!

The Student Activities Office provides the opportunity for students to have fun and continue learning outside the formal classroom.

Virginia Western’s Student Activities Office offers recreation, sports, performing arts, student clubs, field trips and more!

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Dooley, Sean

Student Center
Heddleston, Chad
Recreation Coordinator
Student Center S113

Lee, Natasha
Student Activities Coordinator
Student Center S307A

Van Montfrans, Schuyler
Fralin Futures Student Success Coach
Student Center S307C

Contact Us

 Student Life Center S307

Hours of Operation

Spring 2022 Semester:
1st Floor Services (Fitness Center & Student IDs) will be open from 9 AM – 6 PM, Monday – Thursday.

3rd Floor Services (including Food Pantry) will be open from 9 AM – 5 PM, Monday – Friday.

The above hours are subject to change based on the campus events schedule.

If the 3rd floor is closed and you would like to use the food pantry, please see a staff member in the TRIO Office on the 2nd floor for assistance.

All posted hours exclude holidays and school closings.

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