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
Ms. Peggy Lowe
Ms. Pauline Casey
Ms. Amanda Matney
Mrs. Judy Compton, Treasurer
Dr. Gregory Brown, Chair
Mr. Randall Hillman, Vice Chair
Mr. Lynn Keene, Liaison-Educational Foundation Board
Dr. Tom Conley
Mr. Erik Robinson
Mr. Bruce Harold Russell, Sr.
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 https://sw.edu/ir