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May 23 - Aug 19

Summer Session


Jul 25 - 30

Virginia Private College Week

Rising high school juniors and seniors are invited to participate in this year's in-person and virtual Virginia Private College Week from July 25-30, hosted by the Council of Independent Colleges in Virginia (CICV). Prospective traditional and transfer students who visit in person or virtually will receive a $1,000 VWU Visit Grant, applicable to tuition upon enrollment at Virginia Wesleyan. Guests will also be entered into a CICV drawing to win one of five $100 Amazon gift cards. In-person sessions at Virginia Wesleyan will be held July 25-29 (Monday-Friday) at 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. On Saturday, July 30, there will be one session held at 9:00 a.m. Virtual information sessions at Virginia Wesleyan will be held Tuesday, July 26 at 10:00 a.m. and Thursday, July 28, at 5:00 p.m. There will be an additional virtual session for those interested in the Batten Honors College on Wednesday, July 27, 11:00 a.m. 

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Aug 19

State of the University

Aug 19

Batten Honors College Matriculation Ceremony

Aug 24

Fall 2022 Semester Begins


Sep 8

Founders Day Convocation

Sep 8

Batten Honors College Convocation and Pinning Ceremony


Oct 5 - 9

Fall Theatre Production: Cabaret

Goode Center

Book by Joe Masteroff. Based on the play by John Van Druten and stories by Christopher Isherwood. Music by John Kander. Lyrics by Fred Ebb.

Oct 7 - 9

Homecoming and Family Weekend

Oct 7 - 8

Homecoming Fringe Festival

Good Center

Oct 28

High School Choral Invitational

Goode Center


Nov 11 - 12

One-Act Festival

Goode Center

Nov 17

Virginia Wesleyan Orchestra

Goode Center

Nov 18

Virginia Wesleyan Band

Goode Center


Dec 2 - 3

A Wesleyan Christmas

Goode Center

Dec 6 - 13

Final Examinations

Dec 7

Reading Day

Dec 17

Virginia Wesleyan University Global Campus Commencement Ceremony


Jan 16

Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Ceremony


May 12

Batten Honors College Capstone Ceremony

May 12

Baccalaureate Service

May 13

Virginia Wesleyan University Commencement Ceremony

May 13

Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony