State of the University: With Challenge Comes Opportunity
Virginia Wesleyan saw growth and prosperity in 2019-2020 despite global challenges, said President Scott D. Miller during his virtual State of the University address on August 21.
Virtual Founders Day Set for September 10
Event will feature keynote speaker Anthony Walters, President and CEO of the YMCA of South Hampton Roads, and presentation of 2020 Alumni Awards.
Retiring Faculty Honored
Three faculty members were celebrated during VWU's traditional tree planting ceremony.
Princeton Review Features Virginia Wesleyan Among Nation's Best Colleges
VWU again selected for 'Best 386 Colleges' and 'Best Colleges: Region by Region.'
VWU Receives Inspiring Programs in STEM Award
VWU’s Environmental Institute: Summer Scholars program was selected for national recognition by INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine.
Marlin Athletics Launches New Website
The site, courtesy of new provider SIDEARM Sports, went live in August.
Returning to Campus Fall 2020 COVID-19 Guide
Important guidelines for the safety and well-being of the campus community.
Virtual Homecoming Highlights: October 2-4

Marlin Spirit Day – October 2
Make plans to sport your favorite Marlin gear and tag us on Facebook and Instagram for a chance to win!
Class of 1970 50th Reunion Virtual Happy Hour – October 2
Submit a message and photos for the virtual yearbook to
Register to attend this free event here.
Virtual Pub Trivia Night: Marlins vs. Marlins – October 3
Join fellow VWU alumni and friends to see if you and your class decade will take the crown!
Free to all Marlins. Register Now!
VWU Homecoming Virtual 5K – All Weekend
Grab your friends and family for the VWU Homecoming Virtual 5K!
Registration is only $15 until September 10. Every registration is donated to the VWU Student Life and Learning Fund.
See the full event schedule at!

Ring, Ring! Marlins are Calling!
Marlin students will be calling alumni and friends for support for The Excellence Fund.
Now more than ever, support for Virginia Wesleyan is crucial to our students’ continued scholarship and success.

Don’t want to wait? Make your gift today!
Photo Galleries
A picture is worth a thousand words. Check out some of our favorite Marlin memories.
Connect with President Miller
Schedule an event in your area by emailing or calling 757.233.8786.