Why should I join the Alumni Association?
Reconnect. Our annual Alumni Association events are great times to reconnect with old classmates and your favorite professors. Members receive discounted admission to events such as the Annual Alumni Homecoming Tailgate, Wesleyan Wednesday, Class and Club Reunions, athletic games, and campus activities.
Branch out. Members of the Alumni Association are given unique opportunities to network with fellow alumni in their profession and in their communities. The Office of VWC Career Services offers complimentary resume reviews, interview workshops, and one-on-one appointments with career counselors to our Alumni Association members, helping you make the most of your networking.
Pay it forward.The Alumni Association gives annually to the Alumni Association Legacy Endowed Scholarship. This scholarship provides financial assistance to children of our fellow alumni who want to follow their parent’s footsteps by attending Virginia Wesleyan. As a member, you will help continue the Virginia Wesleyan legacy.
Alumni Association Membership Benefits
Members of the Alumni Association receive the following benefits:
- Batten Fitness Center membership eligibility
- 10% discount on VWC items in the Scribner Bookstore on campus
- Free admission to all home VWC Athletic Events
- Discounts on hotels, restaurants, and vendors
- Free Career Counseling services, including resume reviews, interview workshops, and one-on-one meetings
- Use of Hofheimer Library and its services
- Discounted admission to VWC Alumni Association events
Lifetime Members receive the additional benefit of free education.
Our lifetime members are eligible to audit one Adult Studies course per semester for free, based on course availability.
Please note these courses may only be audited and may not be used for college credit.