State Council of Higher Education for Virginia meets at Radford University

The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) will hold its September meetings at Radford University Sept. 16-17.

The Council will hear a report on enrollment targets and estimates for the next seven years at the regular business meeting, which begins at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 17 in the College of Business and Economics (COBE) multipurpose room (#340). The Council will also discuss system-wide operating and capital outlay budget recommendations prepared by the SCHEV staff and their potential impact on postsecondary education in the Commonwealth.

The Council will additionally take action on agenda items considered during the Academic Affairs Committee meeting, which will be held on Monday, Sept. 16 at 1:30 p.m. in the COBE Advising Center (room #242). The TJ21 Implementation Task Force will meet at 1:30 p.m. on Sept. 16 in COBE room #340.  The Joint SCHEV/Council of Presidents meeting is scheduled to begin at 3:30 p.m. on Sept. 16 in COBE room #340.

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Radford University is a comprehensive public university of more than 9,900 students. RU serves the Commonwealth of Virginia and the nation through a wide range of academic, cultural, human service, and research programs. Well known for its strong faculty/student bonds, innovative use of technology in the learning environment and vibrant student life on a beautiful 191-acre American classical campus, Radford University offers students many opportunities to get involved and succeed in and out of the classroom. The university offers 69 degree programs at the undergraduate level, and 21 master's programs and three doctoral programs at the graduate level. A Division I member of the NCAA and Big South Athletic Conference, Radford participates in 19 varsity sports—11 for women and eight for men. Since 2005, the university has secured approval and funding for nearly $300 million in capital projects, including both new construction and renovation.

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Sep 15, 2013
Joe Carpenter
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