Averett University Honors 2023 Averett Alumni Award Recipients at Homecoming

Posted on October 16th, 2023 by Bill Dyer

Averett University honored eight highly accomplished alumni on Friday in conjunction with this year’s Averett Homecoming. The Averett Alumni Association and Averett President Dr. Tiffany M. Franks presented the University’s […]


For Hannah Walton, Averett has Opened Many Doors to Explore New Possibilities

Posted on October 10th, 2023 by Bill Dyer

Hannah Walton is still a little unsure about what she wants to pursue after college. As a sophomore, that’s perfectly understandable. Teaching, most likely, politics, maybe. However, this past summer, […]


Averett student-athletes talk about life beyond sports through WalkOn Nation workshop

Posted on September 27th, 2023 by Bill Dyer

By Drew Wilson/Director of Athletics Communications “There’s so much more to life than just sports. Yes, sometimes careers are surrounded and centered around sports, but it doesn’t mean that it’s […]


Large Turnout Once Again Spurs Successful Harvest Pack Event at Averett University

Posted on September 22nd, 2023 by Bill Dyer

When people gather together to make a difference, good things happen. That was the vibe in the Carrington Gym on Thursday as Averett University and the Center for Community Engagement […]


Averett University Ranked in Top 15 of Best Colleges List by U.S. News & World Report

Posted on September 21st, 2023 by Bill Dyer

Averett also recognized for best value and social mobility Averett University has climbed in the most recent rankings with U.S. News & World Report and continued as the highest-ranking Virginia […]


Averett University and Sovah Health Collaborate for Competitive Employee Education Benefit

Posted on September 20th, 2023 by Cassie Jones

Partnership to provide Sovah employees college education with no personal tuition costs Averett University and Sovah Health are investing in the regional workforce through a unique partnership to help elevate […]


Dr. Tiffany M. Franks Recognized for her Continued Exceptional Tenure

Posted on September 15th, 2023 by Kelly King

By now, our community has had the opportunity to read the article from the Danville Register and Bee that highlighted Dr. Tiffany M. Franks’ leadership of Averett University, which began […]


Averett Student Gains Independence, Expands Education in Summer Study Abroad Program

Posted on August 25th, 2023 by Kelly King

This past summer, Erin Hayes, an Averett University junior aeronautics major, traveled to multiple cities in England in coordination with Averett University’s Cultural Experiences Abroad program. Hayes, an aerospace management […]


Averett Opens 2023-24 Academic Year with Faculty, Staff Celebration

Posted on August 9th, 2023 by Bill Dyer

Averett University heralded the beginning of the new 2023-24 academic year with a celebration for faculty and staff members Monday, August 7. The annual gathering, held at the Grant Center […]


Averett University Announces Four New Trustees, Young Alumnus to Board of Trustees

Posted on July 26th, 2023 by Cassie Jones

DANVILLE, Va. (July 26, 2023) – Averett University is pleased to announce four new Trustees and a Young Alumnus Trustee who joined its Board of Trustees on July 1, 2023. The […]