Giving

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There’s never been a better time to support Southern Virginia University. And thanks to a generious matching pledge toward our annual campaign, every gift you make from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Eve will have triple the impact. So please give generously!

Core Campus Campaign


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We are excited to announce a multi-year, multi-phase initiative to upgrade our Core of our Campus. At the heart of our beautiful campus and this new capital campaign is our beloved Main Hall.

Already underway, Phase 1 will focus on improving interior spaces in this historic building by converting multiple small offices into large, tech-rich classrooms to serve our rapidly-growing student body.

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Funds to Support


President’s Priority Fund

Priority Fund

By giving to the President’s Priority Fund, you will enable President Wilcox to pursue strategic initiatives that will help the University fulfill its mission.

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Students’ Scholarship Fund

Scholarship Fund

By giving to the Scholarship Fund, you will provide students with chances for learning that would not have been available without your assistance.

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Why Support Southern Virginia University?

Support Our Mission

Join in our mission to Gather, Lift, and Launch faithful members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Invest in Growth

Over the past decade, our student body has nearly doubled in size making us one of the fastest-growing colleges anywhere.

Lift At All Levels

By personalized education in small classes with caring professors, we rank in the top 7% for freshman-to-senior improvement.

Open Doors of Opportunity

Your generosity will help open doors of opportunity that would have been otherwised closed for many students.


Office of University Development


Our goal is to strengthen the University and further its mission through charitable contributions. To coordinate gifts in kind, estate planning, or contributions of securities or annuities, please contact a helpful member of our development team.

Brett Garcia

EVP & Chief Development Officer
540-261-8444
development@svu.edu


Jessi Whipple

Development Office Manager
540-261-8444
jessi.whipple@svu.edu


Jordan Sorensen

Senior Data Analyst
540-261-8444
jordan.sorensen@svu.edu


Richard George

Development VP
303-638-7753
richard.george@svu.edu


Charles Jolley

Development VP
817-946-7421
charles.jolley@svu.edu


Richard G. Whitehead

University Ambassador
540-460-0051
richard.whitehead@svu.edu