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About

Virginia Wesleyan University is Coastal Virginia's premier university of the liberal arts and sciences. Situated on a 300-acre park-like campus in Virginia Beach, the University annually enrolls approximately 1,500 students in undergraduate, graduate, and online programs.

Quick Facts

1961

established

300

acre campus

2018-19

college of distinction

1500

students

Accolades

The Best 382 Colleges: 2018 Edition. Honored as a 2017-2018 College of Distinction Guide to 375 Green Colleges: 2017 Edition. Achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold Certification Save the Bay

Our Location

Our location is your advantage! Virginia Wesleyan University is located in Coastal Virginia, a diverse and vibrant region rich in history, culture, natural resources, and thriving industry. Virginia Wesleyan is in world-famous Virginia Beach, Virginia, just miles from the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay, and part of a metropolitan region of 1.7 million people.