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Piedmont Virginia Community College
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Institution Type
Public   2-Year
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Pantone 208 (burgundy); Pantone 287 (blue)
Accreditation
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
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Total Enrollment
Undergraduate
7031
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Years 1 & 2
20
Years 3 & 4

Piedmont Virginia Community College

Charlottesville, VA
Established in 1972, Piedmont Virginia Community College is a nonresidential two-year institution of higher education that serves Central Virginia – principally, residents of the City of Charlottesville and the counties of Albemarle, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, and Nelson. PVCC is one of 23 community colleges in Virginia that comprise the Virginia Community College System. PVCC is committed to providing access to a college education for all who can benefit, an opportunity for each student to reach her/his potential, and excellence in all programs and services. Visit www.pvcc.edu.
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Academics
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English Language Proficiency
For prospective students applying for a F-1 student visa, go to ...see moreFor prospective students applying for a F-1 student visa, go to https://www.pvcc.edu/international-students for TOEFL requirements.
Admissions and Financial
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Apply Here
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Application Fee
There is no application fee.
Financial Aid
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Transcripts
Not Required
Tests
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Essay
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Letter of Recommendation
Not Required
Interview
Not Required
Important Dates
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Freshman Application Deadline
Fall
PVCC accepts applications throughout the entire year; however, we encourage students to apply no later than 1 month befo...see morePVCC accepts applications throughout the entire year; however, we encourage students to apply no later than 1 month before the start of the semester in which they wish to enroll.
Freshman Application Deadline
Spring
PVCC accepts applications throughout the entire year; however, we encourage students to apply no later than 1 month befo...see morePVCC accepts applications throughout the entire year; however, we encourage students to apply no later than 1 month before the start of the semester in which they wish to enroll.
Freshman Financial Aid Date
Students can complete the FAFSA at any time throughout the year; however, PVCC encourages students to apply for financia...see moreStudents can complete the FAFSA at any time throughout the year; however, PVCC encourages students to apply for financial aid no later than 1 month before the start of the semester in which they wish to enroll.
Freshman Financial Aid Date
Students can complete the FAFSA at any time throughout the year; however, PVCC encourages students to apply for financia...see moreStudents can complete the FAFSA at any time throughout the year; however, PVCC encourages students to apply for financial aid no later than 1 month before the start of the semester in which they wish to enroll.
Academics
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Associate Transfer Degree Completion
Prior completion of any associate degree or higher waives the SDV 100 requirement. All courses are evaluated and transfe...see morePrior completion of any associate degree or higher waives the SDV 100 requirement. All courses are evaluated and transferred as applicable to your degree.
Dual Enrollment - Completion of Associates
Prior completion of any associate degree or higher waives the SDV 100 requirement. All courses are evaluated and transfe...see morePrior completion of any associate degree or higher waives the SDV 100 requirement. All courses are evaluated and transferred as applicable to your degree.
Accepts Credits for Prior Learning
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Course Transfer Criteria
Only courses with a "C" grade or higher are eligible for transfer to PVCC.
English Language Proficiency
For prospective students applying for a F-1 student visa, go to ...see moreFor prospective students applying for a F-1 student visa, go to https://www.pvcc.edu/international-students for TOEFL requirements.
Admissions and Financial
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Apply Here
External Link
Application Fee
There is no application fee.
Transfer Financial Aid
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Transfer Admissions
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Transcripts
If you wish to transfer credit from another college/university toward completion...see moreIf you wish to transfer credit from another college/university toward completion of a PVCC degree, you must submit an official transcript to PVCC and complete the "Transcript Evaluation Request Form": https://www.pvcc.edu/sites/default/files/2020-10/Fill_transcript%20eval%20form.pdf. If the credit is being transferred from another VCCS college, the official transcript is not required but you must still complete the "Transcript Evaluation Request Form".
Tests
Not Required
Essay
Not Required
Letters of Recommendation
Not Required
Interview
Not Required
Important Dates
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Transfer Application Deadline
Fall
PVCC accepts applications throughout the entire year; however, we encourage students to apply no later than 1 month befo...see morePVCC accepts applications throughout the entire year; however, we encourage students to apply no later than 1 month before the start of the semester in which they wish to enroll.
Transfer Application Deadline
Spring
PVCC accepts applications throughout the entire year; however, we encourage students to apply no later than 1 month befo...see morePVCC accepts applications throughout the entire year; however, we encourage students to apply no later than 1 month before the start of the semester in which they wish to enroll.
Transfer Financial Aid Date
Students can complete the FAFSA at any time throughout the year; however, PVCC encourages students to apply for financia...see moreStudents can complete the FAFSA at any time throughout the year; however, PVCC encourages students to apply for financial aid no later than 1 month before the start of the semester in which they wish to enroll.
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The links below take you to pages on the Piedmont Virginia Community College website. Use Catalog Search to find their programs and courses in this portal.
Academic Programs
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Special Transfer Opportunities
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PVCC has guaranteed admission agreements with all 4-year public universities in VA and with many 4-year private universities in VA.
Opportunities
Academic Options
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Offers Credits for Prior Learning
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Flexible Degree Options
Online Degree Options Available
Weekend/Evening Courses Available
Summer Courses Available
Concurrent Enrollment
High School Dual Enrollment
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Reverse Transfer
Guaranteed Admissions
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Campus Services and Engagement
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Campus Housing
Career Services
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Disability Services
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Cultural Diversity Office
Student Clubs & Organizations
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Sports
Military Friendly
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Yellow Ribbon Program
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Credit for Military Experience
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Dedicated POC for Military
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Recognized Student Veteran Organization
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SOC Member
GI Bill/Tuition Assistance
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Helpful Links
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SCHEV College Data Profile
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State Financial Aid Programs
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PVCC4U Free Tuition
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Information Sessions
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Course Catalog
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