Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center

The Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center (SWVHEC) was established in 1991 to strengthen the economy of southwest Virginia through education and training of the current and future workforce. Through a unique partnership with ten colleges and universities, the SWVHEC provides undergraduate and graduate degree programs and professional development courses primarily for adult learners. The SWVHEC promotes regional economic development through its conference facility, business support services, and technology applications.