Central Virginia Community College


CVCC Awarded Military Friendly School® Title from Victory Media Inc.


Central Virginia Community College has earned the distinction of being designated as a Military Friendly School by Victory Media, a nationally-recognized media entity for military personnel transitioning into civilian life.  The 2013 Military Friendly Schools® listing honors the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools for exemplary efforts in embracing America’s military service members and veterans as students.


“Central Virginia Community College is honored to once again be chosen as a Military Friendly School,” said Tina Murphy, Veterans Coordinator.  “This marks the fourth consecutive year CVCC has earned this distinction.”  Honoring its commitment to serve the educational needs of military students, CVCC has opened a Veterans Resource Center on its main campus.  The needs of veterans and service members in order to enhance their smooth transition from the military environment to campus life, leading to academic success, graduation and employment opportunities.


“Inclusion on the 2013 list of Military Friendly Schools® shows Central Virginia Community College’s commitment to providing a supportive environment for military students,” said Sean Collins, Director for “G.I. Jobs” and Vice President at Victory Media.


Victory Media honored 1,739 colleges, universities and trade schools as Military Friendly Schools for their commitment to providing an array of services to military veterans.  The 2013 list of Military Friendly Schools was compiled through extensive research and a data driven survey of more than 12,000 schools nationwide.



Release Date:  10:44 AM (EST) 09/26/2012

Release Number:  120926 Military Friendly School

Media Contact: 

Catherine M. Rice

Office of Institutional Advancement

Central Virginia Community College

(434) 832-7619


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