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October is Domestic Violence & Breast Cancer Awareness Month
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If you or someone you know is a victim of domestic violence, help and shelter is available. 276.979.8959 Clinch Valley Community Action

Club Events – From fun times to fundraisers

SWCC Clubs meet during activity periods on Thursday from 12:15 to 1:00. Clubs Listing


Campus Halloween Activities, October 31, 2017

PSSA Hosting Sabika Bingo November 9th

The SWCC Professional Support Staff Association will be hosting their second Sabika Bingo to raise funds for the PSSA Scholarship. There will be 20 games in total and each game has a prize retail valued at over $100, with the final black-out game grand prize worth over $350. There will also be vendors present such as Pretty Please Boutique, Plunder Jewelry, LuLaRoe, Initial Outfitters and more; this will be the perfect opportunity to do some Christmas shopping while you win something pretty for yourself.  There will be hotdog dinners available for sale, as well as, raffle tickets for lots of great prizes.

The Sabika Bingo will be held November 9th beginning at 6:00 in the King Community Center Gym.  Doors will open at 4:30 p.m. Tickets can be bought the night of the event, or if a participant would like to receive one free grand prize bingo game card, they may purchase their tickets by contacting Paula Owens at 276.964.7344.  Tickets will be $20 for one card per game pack, $40 for three cards per game pack, and $60 for six cards per game pack. 

Skill of the Month


It is easier to walk to stay ahead than it is to run to catch up.

TIP: Falling behind in a class? Free tutoring is available for almost any subject. Visit Student Support Services in Buchanan Hall for more information or call (276) 964-7624.

Alerts & Schedule Change Notices

Sometimes it snows- a LOT! Sign up for SWCC Alert & get the word of emergency situations, campus closings and snow schedule changes through texts and/or phone calls.

SWCC Stemboree set for November 11

The 2017 Southwest Virginia Community College Stemboree for local girl scouts will be held on Saturday, November 11, in Davis Hall on the SWCC campus.  Participants in this year’s Stemboree will explore topics in robotics, technology, business, outdoors, and first aid.  All sessions will give participants an opportunity to earn numerous badges at the end of the event.

For additional information or to register, contact the Business, Engineering and Industrial Technology Division at Southwest Virginia Community College by calling 276.964.7277, by emailing, or visiting the website

Transfer Representatives & Campus Visits

October 24th- Transfer Workshop



October 24th

Bluefield College 10:00 AM -1:00 PM  -Lobby of Russell Hall

November 7th

UVA-Wise 10:00 AM -1:00 PM  -Lobby of Russell Hall

November 13th

Emory & Henry College 10:00 AM-1:00 PM –Lobby of Russell Hall

November 15th

Bluefield College  10:00 AM-1:00 PM –Lobby of Buchanan Hall

December 4th

Emory & Henry College 10:00AM-1:00 PM –Lobby of  Russell Hall

Bluefield College 10:00AM-1:00 PM –Lobby of  Russell Hall

December 6th- SWCC Transfer Day

Where- Ratliff Commons-Dellinger Hall

Time 10:00 AM-2:00 PM

The colleges listed below will be sending representatives to Transfer Day. Additional colleges will be added as confirmations are received.

  1. Alice Lloyd College
  2. Appalachian College of Pharmacy
  3. Bluefield College
  4. Bluefield College ( online programs)
  5. Concord University
  6. Eastern Kentucky University
  7. East Tennessee State University
  8. East Tennessee State University- Social Work in Abingdon
  9. Emory & Henry College
  10. Kentucky College of Optometry
  11. King University
  12. Lindsey Wilson College
  13. Milligan College
  14. Old Dominion University
  15. Roanoke College
  16. UVA-Wise
  17. Virginia Tech

Visit the Transfer from SWCC page for information on guaranteed transfer agreements and more. For information about transfer visits, please contact Student Support Services at (276) 964-7624 or in B-152

Back to School Splash 2017 was FUN! SPLASH slideshow
400 plus students stopped by to enjoy food, games and music for a great start to Fall Semester.


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