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College Day set for Oct. 7

Area eleventh and twelfth-grade high school students and their parents are invited to attend “College Day” at Southside Virginia Community College’s Christanna Campus in Alberta next Wednesday, from 2-3 p.m.

This is the Regional College Day program for Brunswick, Mecklenburg and parts of Lunenburg and Nottoway counties.

Second-year students and graduates of two-year college degree programs are also urged to attend.

Over 50 colleges, universities and special schools will be represented.

Institutions that should be represented include Averett University, Bryant & Stratton College, Christopher Newport University, Chowan University, College of William and Mary, Ferrum College,  George Mason University,  Hampden-Sydney College, Hampton University, James Madison University, Jefferson College of Health Sciences, Johnson & Wales University, Liberty University, Living Arts College, Longwood University,  Lynchburg College, Mary Baldwin College, Mid-Atlantic Christian University, National University, Norfolk State University, North Carolina Wesleyan College, Old Dominion University, ODU Distance Learning, Radford University, Randolph College,  Roanoke College, Shenandoah University,  Southside Virginia Community College, Sweet Briar College, The Apprentice School, The Art Institutes, University of Mount Olive, University of Mary Washington, University of Virginia, University of Virginia’s College at Wise, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Military Institute, Virginia Tech, Virginia State University and William Peace University.

Also in attendance will be a representative from the Virginia Tobacco Region Scholarship. For more information about “College Day” contact the Admissions Office at SVCC’s Christanna Campus at (434) 949-1014.