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Southwest Virginia Center - University of Virginia

UVA Southwest Center
School of Continuing & Professional Studies

Thomas JeffersonUniversity of Virginia's School of Continuing and Professional Studies serves more than 30,000 students annually from every legislative district in the Commonwealth and visitors from other states and nations. Through the School, the University contributes to the economic well-being of the Commonwealth, providing undergraduate and graduate courses, degree programs, certificate programs and noncredit workshops for the post-collegiate adult.

In Abingdon, UVA is one of ten partners in the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center, located on the campus of Virginia Highlands Community College. We serve thirteen counties and three cities from Wytheville west to Lee County. While our audience is primarily teachers in K-12 education, we offer additional courses in engineering and higher education. Some non-credit workshops are offered upon request from school divisions or the business community. We specialize in Professional development and opportunities for school divisions and businesses. Courses are offered by a variety of delivery methods including online, digital video conferencing, and face to face instruction.

UVA Southwest Center is eager to provide the resources of the University to professional audiences throughout the region. You may reach us by mail at P.O. Box 1987, Abingdon, VA 24212; by telephone at (276) 619-4313 or (276) 619-4312 or by FAX at (276) 619-4309. Please inquire how we can help you.