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General Information
369 College Road US Rt. 19, 6 Miles S. Claypool Hill
Cedar Bluff , Virginia 24609

Disability Resource Office

Richlands, VA 24641
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About Southwest Virginia Community College

Southwest Virginia Community College (SVCC), located in Cedar Bluff, Virginia, is a public institution offering a wide range of two-year degree programs and certificates. Nestled in the heart of the beautiful Southwest Virginia region, SVCC serves as a pivotal educational hub for students seeking affordable and accessible higher education options.

At SVCC, students find a welcoming community that embraces diversity and fosters academic success. The college’s commitment to student support is evident through various resources and services, ensuring that individuals receive the guidance they need to excel in their chosen fields. With a 2-year accessibility score of 1, SVCC demonstrates its dedication to providing educational opportunities for all who seek them.

One of the distinctive features of SVCC is its strong emphasis on career and technical education programs. The college offers an array of programs geared towards training students for immediate employment in high-demand fields. Whether it’s automotive technology, nursing, information technology, or business administration, SVCC equips students with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in the workforce.

SVCC also boasts a vibrant arts and sciences division, providing a solid foundation for students aspiring to continue their education at four-year colleges or universities. From biology and chemistry to English and history, SVCC offers a comprehensive curriculum that ensures students are well-rounded and prepared for further academic pursuits.

The location of SVCC in Cedar Bluff, Virginia, adds to its appeal. The surrounding area is known for its picturesque landscapes, including rolling hills, lush forests, and sparkling rivers. The natural beauty of the region offers students a serene and tranquil environment conducive to learning and personal growth.

Furthermore, the Southwest Virginia region is rich in cultural heritage and provides numerous recreational opportunities. Students have the chance to explore historic sites, attend local festivals and events, and engage with the vibrant arts community. The proximity to outdoor recreational activities such as hiking, fishing, and camping also allows students to unwind and rejuvenate amidst nature’s splendor.

SVCC prides itself on its commitment to community engagement, actively collaborating with local businesses, organizations, and government entities. This connection to the community enables SVCC to provide students with hands-on learning experiences, internships, and job placement opportunities. By bridging the gap between education and real-world applications, SVCC ensures that its graduates are well-prepared for success in their careers.

In conclusion, Southwest Virginia Community College in Cedar Bluff, Virginia, serves as a beacon of educational opportunity for students in the region and beyond. With its diverse academic programs, commitment to student success, and strong ties to the community, SVCC provides an enriching learning environment for individuals looking to lay the foundation for a successful future. Whether students pursue immediate employment or transfer to a four-year institution, SVCC equips them with the necessary skills and knowledge to thrive in their chosen fields.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations