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    Emory & Henry College is an outdoor lover’s dream. Learn more about how you can hike the Appalachian Trail for credit, our inclusive Outdoor Program and scholarships.
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    See where our graduates are headed to change the world! Read more.
  • Emory & Henry Board of Trustees
    Approves Transition
    From College
    to University

    Learn more about E&H’s University Status for Fall 2024. 

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  • The Bill Gatton Foundation
    Gives $2 Million
    Naming Grand Arena
    at Equestrian Center

    Learn more about the lead gift and the Equestrian Center.

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A campus of extraordinary beauty

Since 1836, Emory & Henry College has found its home in the natural, mountainous Appalachian highlands. With two campus locations in Southwest Virginia and more than 90 academic fields of study, Emory & Henry is an exciting and enriching place for students to learn and live!

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Check out the complete interactive campus tour of Emory & Henry College.

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Within the village of Emory, Va. our 168-acre historic Emory Campus holds every facility students need to excel.

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The Kelly Library seeks to be the central hub of a vibrant and diverse learning community.

Wiley Hall Administrative Building and the Alumni Plaza play immersive experience

The iconic Wiley Hall is the administrative building and houses Admissions, Financial Aid and the Paul Adrian Powell, III Student Success Center.

McGlothlin Center for the Arts play immersive experience

The McGlothlin Center of the Arts enhances the liberal arts curriculum through offering performing and visual arts events in galleries, theatres and through the College radio station.

Emory & Henry Memorial Chapel play immersive experience

The Memorial Chapel, notable for its stained glass, provides worship opportunities for students and is a venue for College and local events.

The van Vlissingen Center for Career & Professional Development play immersive experience

The van Vlissingen Center for Career & Professional Development assists students with choosing a major, finding internships, and preparing for the world of work or graduate school.

Emory & Henry Duck Pond play immersive experience

The naturally spring-fed Duck Pond is a favorite spot for students to study and observe the ducks.

The Village student housing community play immersive experience

The Village is a student community of townhouses, the Emory Mercantile, Macado’s restaurant, the post office, health center and more.

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The Health Sciences Campus in Marion has renovated state-of-the-art facilities that prepare students for careers in healthcare with various graduate degrees.

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Additional off-campus locations include the 75-acre Bartlett Crowe field station for environmental sciences study in Glade Spring and the Equestrian Center in Bristol.

Senior Spotlight: “The Education Department of Emory & Henry has encouraged me and pushed me this year as I completed my M.ED, while also pursuing my first job as an educator.”

—Savannah Pressley shared her thoughts on Emory & Henry

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Savannah Pressley studied education at Emory & Henry.

Top Stories

Emory & Henry Commencement: Saturday, May 6, 2023.

More Than 230 Students Receive Diploma at 175th Emory & Henry Commencement Ceremony

The 175th commencement ceremony for the Emory & Henry College graduating class of 2023 was held at Fred Selfe Stadium on the Emory campus, Saturday, May 6 at 10 a.m. More than 230 graduates walked across the stage and received their diplomas with supportive family, friends and faculty cheering them on.

Members of College leadership and the community celebrated the announcement on Monday, March 27 at Van Dyke Center

Emory & Henry Trustees Vote to Approve Transition From College to University Status

Members of the Board of Trustees at Emory & Henry College reviewed and approved the new 2023-2026 strategic plan “Elevate in Excellence”, at its March 25, 2023, meeting that included a status change to move from a college to a private regional comprehensive university to be fully implemented as Emory & Henry University by Fall 2024.

   Celebrating the $2 million gift from the Bill Gatton Foundation to Emory and Henry: President John W. Wells; Bill Gatton Foundation Tr...

Emory & Henry Receives $2 Million Gift from The Bill Gatton Foundation to Name the Grand Arena at Future Equestrian Center

The Bill Gatton Foundation, located in Bristol, Tennessee, has donated $2 million to Emory & Henry College to support the construction of its new equestrian center to be located adjacent to the College campus on Interstate 81, at Exit 26. 

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  • Jun 10
    Location: McGlothlin Center for the Arts, Emory & Henry College
    Time:  10:00am—1:00pm
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