Mission Statement

Southside Virginia Community College serves as a gateway to education, training, and employment opportunities by providing relevant and innovative programs responsive to the diverse communities we serve in a student-centered, inclusive learning environment.


Local Board Approval:  July 20, 2022

Core Values & Vision Statement

Core Values

Southside Virginia Community College is committed to providing and promoting excellence in the following areas:

  • Student access to quality higher education.

  • Services and programs that encourage success among all students, faculty, staff and the community.

  • Supporting a culture of inclusivity and expanded equity.

Vision Statement

SVCC is dedicated to inspiring excellence and transforming lives while contributing to the economic vitality of the diverse communities it serves.