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We are here for you. We want all Highlanders to be successful and feel confident about their studies, life on campus and sense of belonging. The Highlander Success Center is here to help you from day one. Whether you are new to Radford and need to make connections or you need help deciding what classes to take, we can help.

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Radford University encourages you to explore your interests in the classroom, on campus, and in the beautiful outdoors. From fashion design to cybersecurity, from managing a stock portfolio to archaeological digs, and from clinical work with patients to a real-world ambulance simulator - you have opportunities to grow and learn in a forward-thinking, close-knit environment.

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News at Radford

  1. Video feed captures ospreys nesting on campus after long-distance migration »


    Earlier this month, ospreys returned to Radford University, continuing a tradition of nesting on our main campus this time of year. Clyde Kessler, a local ornithologist, first observed the nest in May 2019. It has been active every year since.

  2. Highlanders in the News: Week of April 8, 2024 »


    This week in Highlanders in the News: Sophomore Kyle Burns on bouncing back into Highlander basketball; Virginia Business magazine drops in on Radford University's Hub; director T.C. Johnstone '96 returns to campus with his latest documentary; and a new program helps student interns cover costs.

  3. Food City president Steven C. Smith talks shop at Truist lecture series event »


    “By the end of this year, we will become a $4 billion company,” Smith, the president and CFO of K-VA-T Food Stores, told the crowd at the April 4 event in Kyle Hall. In the face of such success, however, he maintains a humble designation for himself: “I'm a second-generation grocer."

  4. Clouds fail to eclipse excitement over historic solar show »


    Hundreds of Highlanders and community members gathered on the Center for the Sciences patio and parking lot in hopes of catching a glimpse of the rare solar eclipse on April 8.

  5. Highlander Highlights: Week of April 1, 2024 »


    Every two weeks, Highlander Highlights shares with readers some of the extraordinary research and accomplishments happening on and off campus through the tireless work and curiosity of our students and faculty. 

  6. Cartoons come alive with the Queen’s Cartoonists »


    On Tuesday, April 9, Radford University’s Performance Series will host one of the most unique and interesting acts to ever grace the Bondurant Auditorium stage.