We are Southern Virginia’s epicenter of education and training.

At the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center (SVHEC), you can advance your education and career from right where you are. The SVHEC provides access to the affordable, convenient college degree and job training programs that can change your life – with the flexible scheduling and financial assistance to make it work. Here, you can begin to open doors that you never knew existed. You can unlock confidence in your knowledge, pride in your accomplishments and the specific skills and abilities to propel you forward. The SVHEC is an epicenter of education and training, and there’s opportunity for everyone in our communities. Your opportunity lives here.

Recent News

FAFSA Goes Live Oct. 1st
The 2021-2022 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) goes live on October 1, 2020. Early applications are encouraged.
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SVHEC Reopens, Implements New Procedures for Fall 2020
SVHEC announces reopening and new protocols for fall 2020.
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[email protected] Gives Trainee a Career Head Start
[email protected] gave Harrison Parker the training and certifications he needed to jumpstart his welding career.
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