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Virginia Private College Week—a great way to see the Commonwealth

Release Date: 7/7/2016
Associated Schools:
The Council of Independent Colleges in Virginia (CICV) recently announced that Virginia Private College Week is back. This year, the event will take place from Monday, July 25 through Saturday, July 30, 2016. And this is your opportunity to ‘tour and win’!

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July 25-30, 24 colleges will offer a campus tour and information sessions about admissions, financial aid and academic programs. College officials will also address some common myths about the cost of a private college education. Students who visit at least three institutions during the week will receive three application fee waivers. Students may use these waivers to apply to any three participating CICV colleges for free. In addition, students visiting at least three institutions will also be eligible for a drawing for a $500 Amazon gift card.

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The transformative power of a college degree

Release Date: 11/21/2013
Associated Schools:
Led by Council of Independent Colleges in Virginia (CICV) President Robert Lambeth, seven of Virginia's private colleges and universities — including Averett University, Hampden-Sydney College, Hampton University, Liberty University, Lynchburg College, Randolph-Macon College and Shenandoah University, with additional private colleges expected to participate in the future — have crafted an umbrella Guaranteed Transfer Agreement with Richard Bland College.

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Even in Hard Times, Private Colleges Remain Affordable

Release Date: 1/11/2009
Associated Schools: Randolph-Macon College
An op-ed piece by President Robert Lindgren of Randolph-Macon College regarding the affordability and value of a Virginia private college education.

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Private Tuition Aid Increases

Release Date: 5/18/2011
Associated Schools:
Tuition Assistance Grant Program increases: Virginia students attending a Virginia private college or university will receive more tuition assitance from the state next year."

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