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Virginia Wesleyan College

Campus Life and Facilities

Virginia Wesleyan Says...

Virginia Wesleyan is located in southeastern Virginia, in an area known as Hampton Roads, composed of the cities of Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Newport News and Hampton. This is the largest metropolitan area in Virginia that's also one of the nation's oldest communities, with a history dating back nearly 400 years. As ... More More

Virginia Wesleyan Students Say...

“Life at VWC is pleasant.” The small size of the “quaint” campus means that “you can get anywhere you need in the matter of minutes, and anyone is will­ing to help you if you need any assistance.” At this “very free-spirited” school, having fun “is simply a matter of how creatively you want to waste time and/ or be productive,” though be warned tha... More More

Visiting And Contact Information

1584 Wesleyan Drive

Norfolk/Virginia Beach, VA 23502-5599

United States

Phone: 757-455-3208

Fax: 757-461-5238


Campus Life
Quality of Life Rating: 81
Fire Safety Rating: 70
Green Rating: 89
Environment:Metropolis (population 300,000 or more)
Campus size: (number of acres): 300.00
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Campus Safety
Campus Security Report: http://www.vwc.edu/campus-security/crime-statistic...

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety/

Student Housing
All Undergraduates Living on Campus: 60.00
Housing Options:Coed dorms
Special housing for disabled student
Women's dorms
Fraternity/sorority housing
Apartments for single students

Townhouses Honors and Scholars Hall
Assistance Finding Off-Campus Housing:No
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Student Activities
Registered Student Organizations:60
Student Activities:Academic Groups
Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Groups
Improv comedy
International Student Groups
Literary Magazine
Minority Student Groups
Political Discussion Groups
Radio Station
Religious Groups
Singing Groups
Social Services Group
Speakers Forum
Student Union
Team Managers
Theater Program
Number of Honor Societies:19
Number of Social Sororities:4
Number of Social Fraternities:4
% of men who join: 7
Number of Religious Organizations:4
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Student Services
Other Services:Health
Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Support Groups: Yes
Description:Equality Alliance The Equality Alliance is an association that supports gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender student rights.
Minority Support Groups: Yes
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Athletic Division:3
Men's Sports Team Name:Blue Marlins
Women's Sports Team Name:Blue Marlins
Team Mascot:Marlin
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Army ROTC Offered:At Cooperating Institutions: Old Dominion University
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Technology On Campus / Facilities
Campus-wide Internet Network: Yes
Email and Web Access Available: Yes
% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet: 20
Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms: 16
Average Number of PC's per Lab: 14.00
Network Access in Dorm Rooms: Yes
Network Access in Dorm Lounges: Yes
Fee for Network Use: Yes
Fee Amount: $450
Student Web Pages Permitted: Yes
Student Web Pages Provided: No
Partnerships with Technology Companies: Yes
Online Class Registration Available: Yes
Personal computer included in tuition for each student: No
Require Undergraduates to Own Computers: No
Undergraduates that Own Computers: 80.00
Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors: Yes
Description: Dell
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses: No
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations: No
Special Facilities:Greenhouse, language lab, teleconferencing facility, social science teach. and learn. lab, radio station, TV studio, Barclay Sheaks Art Gallery, computerized classrooms, Internet access all classrooms, 24-hr. computer lab, Lambuth M. Clarke Hall with state-of-the-art teaching technologies, three academic villages combining residences and campus offices and services.
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