Shenandoah educates students at many locations across the Northern Shenandoah Valley and throughout Northern Virginia.
We offer a vibrant, residential experience in Winchester, commuter locations in Fairfax and Loudoun counties, and online courses for working professionals.
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Join a close-knit community rich in creative energy and intellectual challenge. Experience a creatively charged environment where your inspirations and ideas join a rich mixture of personalities, cultures and perspectives. Collaborate and create. Join a team of thinkers and doers. Mutual respect, acceptance and understanding create the foundation for a friendly, caring and supportive community.
Clinicals and internships give you exciting ways to practice what you’re learning in professional settings. Whether your interest is in business, the performing arts, the humanities, natural or social sciences or the health sciences, you make a difference. As a principled, professional leader, your talents and expertise help improve the human condition wherever you go.
Professional Preparation for Careers
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Study with accomplished professors who provide you with focused, individual attention. Class are small and highly interactive.
Shenandoah is a different animal in higher education in Virginia. It was not started as a liberal-arts institution, and we have never been a liberal-arts institution. We have always been unapologetic about offering professional training. We love that our students get jobs at graduation and that they are able to contribute broadly to their community.”
President Tracy Fitzsimmons
You can take advantage of mission, service, and special international programs that will expose you to the world, allowing you to travel to foreign destinations or studying abroad. Take advantage of exceptional opportunities to learn in and out of the classroom.
The Hornets: A 21-team force in the ODAC
We have 21 Division III athletic teams.
Join the Hornets With 21 men’s and women’s athletics teams in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) you can get involved as an athlete, join a club or association and jump in to an active social life on campus.
Welcome to Winchester
You can find it here. Whether you enjoy access to shops, unique restaurants, clubs or national parks; want to serve the local community; or crave the culture, internships, museums and entertainment of a metropolitan region, you can find it here in Winchester, Virginia. Nestled between the Blue Ridge and the Appalachian Mountains, it is a wonderful location that beckons to be explored.