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Virginia Colleges & Universities

Current Advisories: The Department of Homeland Security  issued the University of Northern Virginia a “Notice of Intent to Withdraw” its certification as an approved Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) institution. SCHEV has no purview over the  SEVP-certified status of institutions, but provides the following advisory for students.

The University of Northeast Virginia is not certified, approved or endorsed by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia to operate in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  Please view the lists below to find certified and/or approved schools.

Public Colleges & Universities

Private Institutions exempt from certification

Institutions certified to operate in Virginia

Higher Education Institutes

Closed Institutions

Closed Vocational Institutions

Additional Resources

Explanation of Accreditation

Explanation of Certification