Mission: Southern virginia university's mission is to prepare leader-servants in the workplace and the world, in the community and the church, and in the home. We serve faithful members of the church of jesus christ of latter-day saints and welcome all who live our values. We accomplish our mission by providing the finest undergraduate education available in letters, arts and sciences within a wholesome latter-day saint environment. Students, faculty and staff at southern virginia university are committed to being academically or professionally accomplished, spritually rooted, service oriented and self-reliant. We embody southern virginia's core values, which are scholarship, discipleship, accountability, enthusiasm and refinement.
Programs: Southern virginia university is a private, non-profit, residential four year college which served approximately 650 average full and part-time students per semester in the academic year 2013-2014. During 2013-14 academic year more than 100 students graduated with bachelors degrees.