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

SVHEC Hosts First AspHire: Mock Interview Day
On April 27th students from Halifax and Charlotte Counties attended SVHEC's first AspHIRE: Mock Interview Day.
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New SVCC Horror Course this Fall
New horror course, ENG 225, focuses on short horror fiction, and will explore works of film, art, music, and digital culture.
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Registration Open for Free Health Careers Camp
The Southside Virginia Area Health Education Center Health Careers Camp will be held at SVHEC on July 11-15, 2022.
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