Averett Alumnus Tyler Campbell Achieves All 5 BCEN® Emergency Nursing Certifications in One Year

Posted on July 26th, 2021 by Matt Bell

Averett University School of Nursing alumnus Tyler Campbell ’20 in April passed his fifth emergency nursing certification exam from the Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN). In the short term over the last year, Campbell set out to achieve not one, but all five emergency nursing certifications from the BCEN. After graduating in May […]


Averett to Participate in 2021 Virginia Private Colleges Week

Posted on July 15th, 2021 by Matt Bell

Averett University will join 22 other private colleges across the Commonwealth of Virginia to participate in the Council of Independent Colleges in Virginia (CICV)’s annual Virginia Private College Week July 26-31. Associate Vice President for Enrollment Services Joel Nester ’00, ’12 said Virginia Private College Week is a good opportunity to see what makes Virginia’s […]


National Accreditation Gives Averett’s Nursing Programs a Competitive Edge

Posted on July 6th, 2021 by Matt Bell

The Averett University School of Nursing recently received accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), one of the most recognized accrediting agencies in the country, ensuring the quality and integrity of baccalaureate, graduate and residency programs in nursing. Averett’s traditional, on-campus, four-year Bachelor of Science in nursing (BSN) program was re-accredited for 10 […]


Averett Holds First In-Person Registration Day for Incoming Freshmen in Over a Year

Posted on June 29th, 2021 by Matt Bell

Averett University held the first in-person freshmen registration day since 2019 on Friday, June 25, with 100 incoming students in attendance. The day was filled with zealous students meeting faculty members for the first time and finalizing plans for the fall. Including their families, more than 300 people were on campus Friday. “I believe registration […]


Averett Study Abroad has Embarked on First International Trip since March 2020

Posted on June 28th, 2021 by Matt Bell

Averett students, one alumnae, and Associate Professor of English and French and Study Abroad Director Dr. Catherine Clark travelled to France late last week for the first Study Abroad trip since the COVID-19 pandemic began. Clark said six students will be completing a three-credit-hour interdisciplinary course over a two-and-a-half week period from June 25 to […]


Averett Announces President’s, Dean’s List for Spring 2021

Posted on June 22nd, 2021 by Matt Bell

Averett University is pleased to announce the following students were named to the president’s list for the spring 2021 semester after having a grade point average of 4.0. Caleb Adams, Lacey Allen, Lindsey Bateman, Annaya Beyene, Bradley Bizzell, Grey Capozzoli, Samantha Casey, Reilly Cooper, Eleanor Crane, Peter Culmer, Morgann Dills, Tavian Durrett, Caroline Earle, Adrian […]


Averett has 96 student-athletes earn USA South Academic All-Conference honors for 2020-21

Posted on June 17th, 2021 by Matt Bell

ROME, Ga. — Averett University had 96 student-athletes earn 2020-21 USA South Academic All-Conference honors as the league unveiled its accolades. Across the conference, a record 1,755 student-athletes earned USA South Academic All-Conference honors during the 2020-21 academic year. A student-athlete must have earned a 3.30 GPA in each of the two semesters of a […]


Recent Graduate Completes Three Internships While at Averett

Posted on June 7th, 2021 by Matt Bell

Jasmin Tinnis wasted no time – literally – during her four years at Averett University. She graduated Saturday, May 8, after triple-majoring in aviation, business and criminal justice/sociology. She also completed three internships, hundreds of volunteer hours and several service-learning projects. “I completed all three of these internships while maintaining a full course load,” Tinnis […]


New Law Degree Program Options for Averett Students through Partnership with Appalachian School of Law

Posted on May 26th, 2021 by Cassie Jones

Averett University and Appalachian School of Law (ASL) are teaming up to help students seeking a law degree complete their education sooner. The new partnership agreement between the two institutions, made official at today’s signing event at Averett University in Danville, Va., consists of two pathways: a three-plus-three dual-degree option and a four-plus-three traditional pathway. […]


Averett University Launches Accelerated Bachelor’s in Nursing Program in Hampton Roads

Posted on May 24th, 2021 by Cassie Jones

Averett University is helping students find their calling within an in-demand industry with a new Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) degree program in Hampton Roads. The first cohort of students started May 3 at the new Averett School of Nursing ABSN Learning Center in Norfolk, Va. Averett’s accredited ABSN program creates a new […]