Mission and Vision

The Batten Honors College at Virginia Wesleyan


The Batten Honors College of Virginia Wesleyan recruits high-achieving students and equips them to be problem solvers who are environmentally-conscious, strategic-thinking global citizens, ethically-bound to bettering their community and the world.


The Batten Honors College prepares academically advanced and socially engaged students to lead society’s professions and institutions with innovative approaches and ethical values that steward an environment threatened by global degradation and climate change.