Skip to Main Content

Frequently Asked Questions

When do classes start? Where can I find an academic calendar?

The current academic calendar can be found on the last few pages of our catalogs. For additional information, please call your local campus or fill out our information request form.

Classes start soon or have already started. Is it too late to enroll?

You may still be able to enroll even if classes have already started. Please call your local campus or fill out our information request form to speak with an Admissions Representative.

How do I start the enrollment process?

The first step is to call your local campus or fill out our information request form to speak with an Admissions Representative. If you have already done this, apply for enrollment and begin the financial planning process at enroll.vc.edu.

How do I get in touch with an Admissions Representative?

Call or visit your local campus or fill out our information request form to speak with an Admissions Representative.

Do I need an appointment to speak with an Admissions Representative?

You do not need an appointment to speak with an Admissions Representative by phone or at your local campus. You can also fill out our information request form to have an Admissions Representative contact you.

Do you offer the program I'm looking for at my local campus?

Choose your local campus to view programs available at that location. Please note that not all programs are available at all locations.

Is the program I'm interested in available online?

You can view our available online degree programs here.

How often are classes held during the week? Does Virginia College offer night classes?

Class schedules vary by program and campus location. We do offer day and night class schedules. For more information about class schedules, call your local campus or fill out our information request form.

Can I enroll in two programs at once?

Virginia College programs are designed to be taken one at a time.

Are there prerequisites for the program I'm interested in?

Virginia College programs require a high school diploma or a GED certificate to enroll. Some programs may also have other requirements. An Admissions Representative will be happy to discuss these requirements with you. Call your local campus or fill out our information request form to get started.

How much financial aid can I get?

A combination of scholarships, Pell grants and student loans are available to those who qualify. For more information, call your local campus or fill out our information request form to speak with a Financial Planning Associate.

How much does it cost to go to Virginia College?

Tuition costs vary by program. Visit our Consumer Information page and select your program of interest to see program costs and other information. A combination of scholarships, Pell grants and student loans are available to those who qualify. For more information, call your local campus or fill out our information request form to speak with a Financial Planning Associate.

Can I pay in installments? What are my payment options?

Payment options vary. Call your local campus or fill out our information request form to speak with a Financial Planning Associate.

How do I apply for the FAFSA? What is the school code for the FAFSA?

You can fill out the FAFSA and find the school code for your campus location at fafsa.ed.gov.

Can I get credits transferred to Virginia College? What schools do Virginia College credits transfer to?

Each individual educational institution determines which credits it will accept from other schools. Like many colleges and universities, credits earned at Virginia College may not transfer to another educational institution, and credits earned at another educational institution may not be accepted by Virginia College. You can view our full Transferability of Credit Disclosure here.

Does Virginia College offer GED (General Education Development) classes?

Virginia College does not offer GED classes. A high school diploma or GED certificate is required to enroll.

Does Virginia College offer ESL (English as a Second Language) classes?

Virginia College does not offer ESL classes.

Do I have to have a high school diploma to enroll in Virginia College?

A high school diploma or GED certificate is required to enroll.

How can I get my transcripts?

Learn more about requesting a copy of your transcripts from Virginia College.

Does Virginia College accept international students?

Virginia College does not enroll students from outside of the United States.

Have additional questions? Call your local campus or fill out our information request form.