Campus Life

Catch the Marlin Spirit at Virginia Wesleyan!

A real education is about more than books and tests. It’s about life. From the campus traditions to Greek Life, intramural sports, and 50+ clubs and organizations, there is always something to keep body and soul active and engaged on campus.


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Recreation and Wellness

UREC at Virginia Wesleyan strives to provide quality recreational opportunities to the campus community regardless of skill or experience. Its primary mission is to promote personal growth, social fellowship, and healthy lifestyle choices through participation in challenging and fun activities.

Life in Virginia Beach

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.

The Arts at VWU

From ever-changing installations in the Neil Britton Gallery in Hofheimer Library and the Barclay Sheaks Gallery in Godwin Hall, to main stage productions of contemporary and classic plays in Hofheimer Theatre and more than a dozen exhilarating vocal and instrumental concerts, the Arts at Virginia Wesleyan are dedicated to stimulating the senses and broadening the liberal arts experience.

The Arts at VWU

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Community Engagement

At VWU, our Wesleyan Engaged office helps you discover ways you can use your talents, passion and education to make a difference in the lives of others.

More about Community Engagement

Student Ministries

With its Methodist heritage, Virginia Wesleyan is committed to providing opportunities for spiritual growth and exploration through campus ministries.

More about the Student Ministries