Study Away: Virginia Wesleyan University

Virginia Beach, VA

Virginia Wesleyan University Study Away contact: Mandy Reinig, Director of Global Engagement,

Virginia Wesleyan is Coastal Virginia’s premier university of the liberal arts and sciences. Just miles from the Atlantic Ocean and Chesapeake Bay, the picturesque 300-acre campus of Virginia Wesleyan University is situated in world-famous Virginia Beach. And VWU annually enrolls approximately 1,500 students in undergraduate, graduate, and online programs. We have a campus population that is 48% self-identified people of color. Students thrive in small classes, the average is 13 students, and through the University’s experiential learning, high-impact leadership, and career development programs. Students are kept active through Off The Hook programming which provides social, educational, and community-building activities on campus.

Campus Prerequisites or Restrictions:

Students are not permitted to enroll in social work, nursing, education, and some of the sports and recreation management courses due to prerequisites.

Program Costs:

Fees: $950 fees

Health insurance: $2630 (annual; can be waived)

Room and Board: Costs vary based on type of housing

Student is required to live on campus.

Application Deadlines:

April 1 for fall semester

November 1 for spring semester