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Virginia State University

Virginia State University

Virginia State University, founded in 1882, is one of Virginia's two land-grant institutions, and is located 20 minutes south of Richmond in the village of Ettrick.

General Information
1 Hayden Dr., Virginia State University, VA 23806
P: (804) 804 524-5654
Dr. Donald E. Palm, Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs
(804) 804 524-5654

About Virginia State University

With a current student population of approximately 4,600, the University sits atop a rolling landscape overlooking the Appomattox River with expansive views of Petersburg.  Our 231-acre campus boasts 11 residence halls, 18 academic buildings and a 412-acre agriculture research facility. 

Areas of study

Undergraduate Areas of Study: Accounting, Agriculture, Chemistry, Computer Science and Data Management, Economics, Engineering, Management, Marketing Communications

Graduate Areas of Study: Computer Information Systems, Economics

Career center

Joseph Lyons, DIRECTOR
P: (804) 804 524-5654