Virginia Western Community College (VWCC) is a two-year public college
Virginia Western Community College is located on a 70 acre campus in the Franklin-Colonial neighborhood of Roanoke, Virginia,United States. It is the third-largest college in the Virginia Community College System.
As of 2013, Virginia Western has over 12,000 students enrolled in the college and over half of these students are from Roanoke City or Roanoke County. Currently enrolled there are 54% female and 46% male. Most of the students are part time enrollment. Virginia Western Community College now has student sports teams such as basketball and soccer. The college also has many student clubs and recreations for students.
In the fall 2006 semester, VWCC’s total headcount was 8,362 students, 57% female, 43% male. The racial makeup of the student body is 86% White, 9% Black or African American, and 5% from other races. For additional statistical information, please see the Fast Facts page at VWCC.