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For more information about Information Security contact Matthew Thompson, SWCC Information Security Officer.


Southwest Virginia Community College (SWCC) does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veteran status; or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees, or applicants; or any other basis protected by law.

Veterans: This institution is approved to offer Gl Bill® educational benefits by the Virginia State Approving Agency.
The Virginia State Approving Agency (SAA), is the approving authority of education and training programs for Virginia. Our office investigates complaints of Gl Bill beneficiaries. While most complaints should initially follow the school grievance policy, if the situation cannot be resolved at the school, the beneficiary should contact our office via email at

Title 38 United States Code Section 3679(c) Form

SWCC is an open-entry institution. The following pathways exist, Advanced Manufacturing & Trades, Agriculture, Arts & Communications, Business & Hospitality, Computer Information Technology, Education, Healthcare, Logistics & Transportation, College Transfer, Public Service & Safety, Science, Math & Engineering, Outdoor Tourism & Recreation.

The college is subject to Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended; the Age Discrimination in Employment Act; the Equal Pay Act; the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974; Federal Executive Order 11246; Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA); Virginia’s State Executive Order Number Two; and all other applicable rules and regulations.

Information about campus, workplace violence prevention, and Title IX ( is available online.

Individuals with questions or concerns about any of these regulations or related issues should contact:
SWCC Campus Police
Office: 276.964.7221
Emergency: 276.964.4357 or 4357 (“HELP”) from any campus phone
Dickenson Hall


Dyan Lester
Dean of Student Success and Title IX Coordinator
Dellinger Hall.

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