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Bruce L. Olsen to Speak at Southern Virginia University Commencement April 29

· April 11, 2017

Bruce L. Olsen, former global Managing Director of Public Affairs for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will address graduates, faculty, staff, students, and friends of Southern Virginia University at the 2017 commencement exercises on Saturday, Apr. 29 at 10 a.m.


Sheri Dew to Deliver Forum Address at Southern Virginia University April 6

and · April 5, 2017

Southern Virginia University is delighted to welcome Sheri Dew to campus for a special all-school forum this Thursday, Apr. 6, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center, as part of the Institute for Writing and Mass Media lecture series. To ensure everyone is able to attend, this Thursday, April 6, the 11 a.m. hour will follow a Friday class schedule, and Friday, April 7, the 11 a.m. hour will follow a Thursday class schedule.


Southern Virginia University Adds Concentrations to Curriculum

and · March 8, 2017

At a Friday forum with gathered students, faculty and staff, President Reed N. Wilcox, Interim Provost Scott Dransfield, Associate Provost Dr. Jeremiah John, and Director of Student Professional Development Cameron Crowther, announced the addition of nine new concentrations to the Southern Virginia University curriculum, with the goal of adding 50 concentrations by Fall 2017.



Two-time National Champion Coach to Head New Men’s Volleyball Program

and · June 20, 2016

Southern Virginia University Athletic Director Jason Lamb today announced the hire of two-time NCAA Division I Men’s Volleyball National Champion coach Tom Peterson as the university’s first head men’s volleyball coach.


U.S. Naval Academy Coach Ken Niumatalolo to Speak at Forum

and · April 18, 2016

Ken Niumatalolo, head football coach at the United States Naval Academy who was featured in the 2014 documentary, “Meet the Mormons,” will deliver the final forum address of Southern Virginia University’s 2015-2016 academic year on Friday, April 22, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center.


Joe DuPaix Named Head Football Coach

and · January 29, 2016

Southern Virginia University Director of Athletics Jason Lamb today named former Navy and BYU assistant Joe DuPaix as the Knights’ next head football coach.


Dr. Dane McBride Named Next Chair of Southern Virginia University

· March 20, 2015

Southern Virginia University President Reed N. Wilcox today announced to assembled students, faculty and staff that the university’s Board of Trustees has unanimously elected Dr. Dane McBride as its next chair effective July 1, 2015.


Reed N. Wilcox Named President of Southern Virginia University

· September 1, 2014

The Southern Virginia University Board of Trustees today announced that Reed N. Wilcox, co-founder of Clene Nanomedicine, former partner and director of The Boston Consulting Group, and former president of the France Toulouse and Marseilles Missions of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has been unanimously approved and appointed as the university’s new president.


Former Assistant Dean of BYU’s Marriott School Named VP of Institutional Advancement

and · August 12, 2014

Southern Virginia University President Paul K. Sybrowsky today announced that he has named Ron Seamons as the university’s new vice president of institutional advancement.