Virginia Wesleyan University Boilerplate

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About Virginia Wesleyan University

Virginia Wesleyan University ( is Coastal Virginia's premier university of the liberal arts and sciences. Situated on a 300-acre park-like campus in Virginia Beach, VWU annually enrolls approximately 3,200 learners in all programs in all locations, including 1,600 students in undergraduate, graduate and online programs. Students thrive in average class sizes of 15, and more than 90 percent of new graduates are employed or enrolled in graduate school within one year of graduation. Through its Environmental Guiding Principles, the University incorporates a commitment to sustainability in every aspect of campus life. VWU is an inclusive community dedicated to scholarship and service grounded in the liberal arts and sciences, inspiring students to build meaningful lives through engagement in Coastal Virginia's dynamic metropolitan region, the nation and the world.