2016 Virginia Private College Week (July 25-30)
Virginia Private College Week Details
24 members of the Council of Independent Colleges in Virginia (CICV) host two daily programs for rising juniors and seniors -- and their families. Prospective transfer students are also invited. The program includes a campus tour and an information session about admissions, financial aid, and academic/extracurricular programs.
Sessions are typically offered Monday through Friday at 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., and at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday.
Do I Need To Register?
Here's How You Participate:
1.Decide which colleges you would like to visit. Check out our map of Virginia private colleges
and college profiles
2.You don't need to register for the event, but we
that you contact the colleges you plan to visit.
3.Organize your travel plans. Driving directions are available on individual college web sites. This is not an organized bus tour.
4.If you visit at least 3 participating colleges you will receive 3 application fee waivers and will be entered into a drawing to receive a $500 Amazon gift card. You may use the application fee waivers at any college participating in Virginia Private College Week--not necessarily the ones you visited.
5.The application fee waivers will be emailed to eligible participants in late September.
6.If you have questions, please contact the CICV at
or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to seeing you!!!
Emory & Henry College. The college will not be open on Saturday.
Ferrum College. The college will be open on Saturday, but will only offer a session at 10:30 a.m.
Hampton University. The university will offer tours at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Monday-Friday; the university will not be open on Saturday.
Jefferson College of Health Sciences. The college will not be open on Saturday.
Washington and Lee University. The university will not be open on Saturday.