Campus History

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The publication marks the first time that a comprehensive history of the college has been compiled since the 1967 vote by the State Board for Community Colleges that officially created VHCC.

Copies of the history are available to interested alumni through the VHCC Office of Public Relations by calling (276) 739-2456 or emailing Please include your name and mailing address in email requests.

 HistoryA Brief History of Virginia Highlands Community College 1967-2006 by Helen Wilson, Professor of English (retired) - [pdf 4.24 MB]

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