- January 8, 2019

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation

On January 3, 2019 the Student Affairs Department hosted the New Student Orientation for International students. The new Virginia International University students were able to start building friendships through games that were played. New students also met faculty and staff, learned about the services offered on and off-campus, and took a tour of the university. Some students also chose to […]

- January 4, 2019

International Education Week

International Education Week

November 12-November 16, 2018 was International Education Week. Virginia International University celebrated the week by having a variety of events on campus.

VIU Celebrates International Education Week 2018 – Nov 12 – Nov 16, 2018!

VIU Celebrates International Education Week 2018 – Nov 12 – Nov 16, 2018!

International Education Week (IEW), November 12-16, 2018 is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of the U.S efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders […]

- October 4, 2018

Diversity Events: Hispanic Heritage Celebration

Diversity Events: Hispanic Heritage Celebration

On September 28, 2018 Virginia International University and the Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce hosted the Diversity Series: Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration. Laura Drain, the Director of International Relations at Virginia International University emceed the event. The event opened with dancers from Elegant Dancing teaching the attendees a variety of Latin dance moves. This was followed by […]

- July 19, 2018

VIU Receives Second Place Ribbon from City of Fairfax for July 4th Parade

VIU Receives Second Place Ribbon from City of Fairfax for July 4th Parade

   On July 4, 2018, Virginia International University participated in the City of Fairfax July 4th Parade. The theme for this year’s parade was “live life connected.”

- October 20, 2017

Global Bistro

Global Bistro

New for Fall 2017, Honor Societies at VIU!

New for Fall 2017, Honor Societies at VIU!

IU now has partnerships with two honor societies! Honor societies offer excellent professional development, continuing education and networking opportunities now and post graduation as membership is for life! For undergraduate students, we have partnered with the Society for Collegiate Leadership and Achievement (SCLA). The requirements for membership are completion of at least 12 credits and […]