The College operates under policies established by the State Board for Community Colleges and a Local College Board. The institution is financed primarily by State funds supplemented by contributions from the participating localities.
Local Board Members are:
Ms. Ruby Ratliff Hale, Vice Chair
Mr. Robert Craig Horn
Ms. Peggy Lowe
Mrs. Judy Compton
Mr. Robert E. “Bob” Taylor, Chair
Mrs. Rita Jo Banner
Mr. Harold Lynn Keene
Ms. Tammy Allison
Mr. Erik Robinson
Ms. Kathleen B. Payne
Southwest Virginia Community College, a part of the Virginia Community College System, is approved by the State Board for Community Colleges and by the Virginia Community College System. The associate degree curricula of the College have also been approved by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia.
See the Council for Higher Education Database of Accredited Institutions for the listing for this institution.
For College and Regional Data you can visit our Institutional Research website at http://www.sw.edu/ir