Virginia Wesleyan Feature Stories


2020 Virtual Homecoming and Family Weekend

Join the fun October 2 - 4

Peace Literacy to be Topic for 2020 Justine L. Nusbaum Lecture on September 24

In a virtual reality avatar presentation, Paul Chappell will introduce a new paradigm for peace

Remembering 9/11: Look for the Helpers

Campus observance honors lives lost and pays tribute to those who offer hope


Virginia Wesleyan Achieves 'All-Steinway School' Status

The prestigious distinction raises the level of excellence in music education at VWU

Virginia Wesleyan Named Among U.S. News 'Best Colleges'

VWU is recognized as a top National Liberal Arts College and for its diversity and...

UVA Dean Delivers Batten Convocation Keynote

Dr. Ian Solomon celebrated the two institutions' special Batten bond as students completed ceremonial pinning


Founders Day Celebrates Students, Alumni

Speaker Anthony Walters honors students as his heroes while Alumni Awards recipients are recognized for...

VWU Honors 2020 Alumni Awards Recipients

Graduates were celebrated virtually as part of the University’s annual Founders Day celebration

VWU Championed as a 2020-21 'College of Distinction'

University celebrated for experiential education, with special recognition for business, education, career development, and equity/inclusion


Princeton Review Features Virginia Wesleyan Among Nation's Best Colleges

VWU again selected for 'Best 386 Colleges' and 'Best Colleges: Region by Region'

Retiring Faculty Honored

Three VWU faculty members celebrated during traditional tree planting ceremony

State of the University: With Challenge Comes Opportunity

Virginia Wesleyan saw growth and prosperity in 2019-2020 despite global challenges