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About Virginia Highlands Community College

Virginia Highlands Community College is a public, state school in an small town setting in Abingdon, Virginia. Virginia Highlands Community College was founded in 1967 and now enrolls around 2,580 students a year, including 2,580 undergrads.

2021 Virginia Highlands Community College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
In-State Tuition $4,620
Out-of-State $9,918

Virginia Highlands Community College Regular Decision Deadline 2022

Early Admission at Virginia Highlands Community College

Virginia Highlands Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

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2021 Acceptance Rate for Virginia Highlands Community College

It is not competitive to get into Virginia Highlands Community College. In 2021, Virginia Highlands Community College accepted 0% of applicants.

Virginia Highlands Community College Waitlist

Virginia Highlands Community College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

How Do I Get Into Virginia Highlands Community College?

Virginia Highlands Community College is considered not competitive to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Virginia Highlands Community College, applicants must submit the following items.

Virginia Highlands Community College Application Requirements

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Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2
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GPA and Test Scores for Virginia Highlands Community College

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Virginia Highlands Community College.

Does Virginia Highlands Community College Require the ACT or SAT?

Virginia Highlands Community College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.


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Dorms at Virginia Highlands Community CollegeVirginia Highlands Community College does not offer on-campus housing for students. Students must commote from at home or find their own housing.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Virginia Highlands Community College.

Financial Aid at Virginia Highlands Community College

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can.. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is Virginia Highlands Community College a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Virginia Highlands Community College

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Virginia Highlands Community College, around 47% return for their sophomore year.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes and Student Debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does Virginia Highlands Community College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Virginia Highlands Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Virginia Highlands Community College?

Virginia Highlands Community College is located in the small town setting of Abingdon, Virginia.

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College Info

PO Box 828 100 VHCC Drive Abingdon Abingdon, VA 24212

Campus Setting: Small Town

Virginia Highlands Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Virginia Highlands Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Virginia Highlands Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Virginia Highlands Community College ACT Scores

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Virginia Highlands Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$4,710

In State

$10,008

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$4,620
$9,918
Fees
$90
$90
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Virginia Highlands Community College is like? There are approximately 2,580 students enrolled at Virginia Highlands Community College. 39% percent of students attend school full-time, 91% percent are from VA and 9% percent of students are from other states.

39%

Full Time

61%

Part Time

91%

In State

9%

Out-of-State

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,580

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$4,710

Out-of-State

$10,008

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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