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VIVA: List of Members and FTE

Virginia's Academic Library Consortium

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VIVA Member Libraries and FTE

VIVA is the consortium of non-profit academic libraries within the Commonwealth of Virginia. These include:

  • 39 state-assisted colleges and universities (at 55 campuses)
    • 6 doctoral institutions
    • 9 4-year comprehensive colleges and universities
    • 24 community and 2-year branch colleges (at 40 campuses)
  • 31 independent (private, not-for-profit) colleges and universities
  • Other educational and research institutions

VIVA FTE 2020-21

Annualized 2020-21 FTE for the public and independent institutions were provided by the State Council of Higher Education of Virginia. Annualized FTE = Total undergraduate and graduate credit hours divided by 30 and the total professional credit hours divided by 24.

Public Institutions 301,730
Independent Institutions 130,207
Public Doctoral Institutions 152,594
George Mason University 32,951
Old Dominion University 19,730
University of Virginia 25,917
Virginia Commonwealth University 27,249
Virginia Tech 38,037
William & Mary 8,710
Public Four-Year Institutions 54,999
Christopher Newport University 4,745
James Madison University 21,428
Longwood University  4,340
Norfolk State University 4,758
Radford University   8,489
University of Mary Washington 3,914
University of Virginia's College at Wise 1,562
Virginia Military Institute 1,864
Virginia State University 3,899
Public Two-Year Institutions 94,137
Richard Bland College (not part of the VCCS) 1,157
Blue Ridge Community College 2,059
Brightpoint Community College 5,179
Central Virginia Community College 2,063
Danville Community College 1,521
Eastern Shore Community College 405
Germanna Community College 4,753
J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College 5,036
Laurel Ridge Community College 3,721
Mountain Empire Community College 1,518
Mountain Gateway Community College 655
New River Community College  2,564
Northern Virginia Community College 32,121
Patrick & Henry Community College 1,466
Paul D. Camp Community College 741
Piedmont Virginia Community College 2,696
Rappahannock Community College 1,527
Southside Virginia Community College 1,945
Southwest Virginia Community College 1,640
Tidewater Community College 11,067
Virginia Highlands Community College 1,388
Virginia Peninsula Community College 4,110
Virginia Western Community College 3,367
Wytheville Community College 1,438
Private, Non-Profit Institutions 130,207
Appalachian College of Pharmacy 309
Appalachian School of Law* 178
Averett University 1,164
Bluefield College 1,087
Bridgewater College 1,574
Christendom College 604
Divine Mercy University* 520
Eastern Mennonite University  1,141
Eastern Virginia Medical School 1,377
Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine 1,163
Emory and Henry College 1,406
Ferrum College 987
Hampden-Sydney College 875
Hampton University 3,460
Hollins University 905
Liberty University 79,685
Mary Baldwin University 2,118
Marymount University 2,976
Randolph College 579
Randolph-Macon College 1,544
Regent University 7,210
Roanoke College 2,178
Shenandoah University 4,036
Southern Virginia University 1,007
Sweet Briar College 375
Union Presbyterian Seminary* 140
University of Lynchburg 3,005
University of Richmond  3,922
Virginia Union University 1,294
Virginia Wesleyan University 1,296
Washington & Lee University 2,146
Educational and Research Institutions (no FTE)
Institute for Advanced Learning and Research
Library of Virginia
New College Institute
Roanoke Higher Education Center
Southern Virginia Higher Education Center
Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center

*Not in SCHEV data; based on correspondence with the institution.  

On July 1, 2022, the following name changes were made:

Dabney S. Lancaster Community College became Mountain Gateway Community College
John Tyler Community College became Brightpoint Community College     
Lord Fairfax Community College became Laurel Ridge Community College   
Thomas Nelson Community College became Virginia Peninsula Community College