Thursday, March 10, 2011

VIU to Host Job Fair on March 24th!




The VIU Career Center is hosting the Spring 2011 Job Fair at the Waples Mill Campus on March 24, 2011. The event will feature many local organizations who will be available to meet with students, alumni, and guests regarding exciting internship and job opportunities! All attendees are encouraged to dress in business formal or business casual attire and to bring copies of their resumes and cover letters. Come to the Job Fair prepared to sell your skills & land the dream job you have been searching for!

Please contact Shilpa Sainath at shilpa@viu.edu with questions or concerns

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Tuesday, March 1, 2011

VIU & University of Pristina Sign Memorandum of Understanding

Fairfax, Virginia: Virginia International University (VIU) and the University of Pristina, located in the Republic of Kosovo entered into a Memorandum of Understanding on February 1, 2011. The Memorandum is an agreement on educational and scholarly cooperation between the universities, as well as in research and other mutual interests.

The agreement between the two institutions of higher education opens the door for faculty exchange, student exchange, and equally important – the exchange of scholarly thoughts and ideas in the form of research, conferences, and more. Further, the memorandum opens the door to potential joint-ventures between the universities. VIU is excited about the opportunity to work with universities beyond our borders and to engage in the promotion of higher education alongside the University of Pristina.

Virginia International University is located in Fairfax, VA near Route 66 and Fair Oaks Mall. VIU offers residential and online undergraduate and graduate degrees and diploma and certificate programs in business administration and computer science, a four-level English as a Second Language program with TOEFL and TESOL preparation, and continuing professional education. For more information about any of the programs of study offered, please visit the Virginia International University website at www.viu.edu. For additional information about the VIU’s programs, admissions requirements and scholarships, please call 703-591-7042.

The University of Pristina, located in the Republic of Kosovo, was founded in 1970 and boasts an enrollment of more than 30,000 students in over 14 different areas. The University of Pristina has three campuses throughout Kosovo. It is the largest university in Kosovo. For more information about the University of Pristina, please visit http://www.uni-pr.edu.

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For more information about the University of Pristina MOU, contact Dr. Goran Trajkovski at (703) 591-1844

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Monday, January 24, 2011

VIU & University of Nis Enter Agreement

Fairfax, Virginia: Virginia International University (VIU) and the University of Nis, located in the Republic of Serbia entered into a Memorandum of Understanding on January 18, 2011. The Memorandum is an agreement on educational and scholarly cooperation between the universities, as well as in research and other mutual interests.

The agreement between the two institutions of higher education opens the door for faculty exchange, student exchange, and equally important – the exchange of scholarly thoughts and ideas in the form of research, conferences, and more. Further, the memorandum opens the door to potential joint-ventures between the universities. VIU is excited about the opportunity to work with universities beyond our borders and to engage in the promotion of higher education alongside the University of Nis.

Virginia International University is located in Fairfax, VA near Route 66 and Fair Oaks Mall. VIU offers residential and online undergraduate and graduate degrees and diploma and certificate programs in business administration and computer science, a four-level English as a Second Language program with TOEFL and TESOL preparation, and continuing professional education. For more information about any of the programs of study offered, please visit the Virginia International University website at www.viu.edu. For additional information about the VIU’s programs, admissions requirements and scholarships, please call 703-591-7042.

The University of Nis, located in Serbia, was founded in 1965 and offers programs ranging from civil engineering to medicine, law, fine arts, and more. For more information about the University of NIS, please visit http://www.ni.ac.rs/en/index.php.

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For more information about the University of Nis MOU, contact Dr. Goran Trajkovski at (703) 591-1844

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

New Issue of VIU Newsletter



A new issue of the university newsletter, VIU Today has been published and is now available to be viewed here. The latest issue covers tips for students that are graduating, news from each of hte academic departments, and a list of upcoming events.

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Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Announcement | VIU Online Programs!



VIU is proud to announce that we now offer 5 of our degree programs fully online! Courses are enrolling for the Spring 2011 semester!

At the Graduate Level VIU offers:
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Information Systems (MIS)
  • Master of Computer Science (MCS)
At the Undergraduate Level VIU offers:
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (BCS)

All of the online programs have the same courses and requirements as the residential (on-campus) programs. Tuition is affordable and the quality of education is excellent! Visit http://online.viu.edu for more information.

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Thursday, July 15, 2010

Save $ on Tuition Fees! Hurry!

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Upcoming Event | VIU Picnic


Its time again for the VIU Picnic! The picnic will be held at Kutner Park (right near the university) and will feature fun, games, and food, all provided by VIU! Games will include Volleyball, Soccer, Badmintion, Frisbee, and MORE! Details are below:

Date: June 13, 2010
Time: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Place: Kutner Park

Here are some pictures from our previous picnics!


Upcoming Event | 2010 FIFA World Cup!


VIU will be showing the 2010 World Cup at the Waples Mill Campus beginning on June 11th and ending July 11th. The viewing will take place in the Student Lounge. We would love to see all students come out and support their teams for the games. Wear the team colors!

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Year End, Year Begins


We are right around the corner from yet another commencement ceremony at VIU. We are so proud of the students who have completed their degree programs and happy to see them make a name for themselves in the world, but at the same time so sad to see them go! Class of 2010-Congratulations! You make us proud!

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Monday, March 29, 2010

Always Growing...




A LOT has been going on since we last posted! There are so many exciting developments at the University, and it is really fun to watch the way our institution is growing and developing! Here is a list of the major updates at VIU:

  • Veterans Affairs--VIU has gained approval to offer educational benefits to Veterans of the US Armed Forces! Education benefits are available to veterans under several education benefit programs, such as the Post-9/11 GI Bill, the Montgomery GI Bill – Active Duty, and the Montgomery GI Bill – Selected Reserve and Reserve Education Assistance Program (REAP). We are really excited about this initiative, and are happy to give back to those who serve our country!
  • MBA Concentrations--We have opened two new concentrations for the MBA Program. We now offer a MBA in Human Resource Management, as well as an MBA in Accounting!
  • 2010 Commencement Ceremony--We want to congratulate our hard-working graduates from the Summer 2009, Fall 2009, and Spring 2010 semesters! They will be recognized at the Commencement Ceremony on May 1, 2010 at Langley High School in McLean, VA
We have a great deal of new developments in the works right now, including a TOEFL Testing Center. Check back soon for updates!