Amid the gently rolling hills of Middle Georgia’s beautiful Peach County, you will find Fort Valley State University. Our University is committed to embracing students’ dreams for a successful future. Acting with the combined strength of our outstanding faculty, a determined staff and a supportive community, FVSU is determined to help make student dreams come true. We reach out to every individual student to offer opportunities that spur initiative and inspire real and lasting achievement.
Founded more than 100 years ago, Fort Valley State University embraces a history that weaves together culture, a commitment to personal and intellectual growth and a deep sense of community. What students of every era have found here is unequaled leadership across a wide scope of programs. Our status as an 1895 state land-grant university has led to remarkable innovations in agriculture and related fields. FVSU’s acclaimed biology and chemistry departments send more students of African descent to medical and dental programs than any other Georgia state school. FVSU has one of the top teacher education programs in the State of Georgia. And, our comprehensive liberal arts curriculum continues to set new standards of excellence. Keeping up with technological advances, we offer top-notch online programs and the opportunity to keep abreast of FVSU’s goings-on through Facebook and Twitter. We have an excellent relationship with the city of Fort Valley and surrounding areas. Our communiversity efforts bridge the gap between town and gown. The university regularly brings the local community onto campus for special events which showcase our students’ achievements.
I invite you to experience life in the Valley! We are a short drive from Atlanta. Come visit our campus and let us wrap you in our southern hospitality. I believe that if you visit our beautiful campus, you will come to love it as much as we do. You are only a few clicks away to apply for admission or schedule a campus visit.
If you have questions that are not answered on our website, please contact our office at 1-877-GO2-FVSU (1.877-462-3878) and a member of our professional staff will gladly assist you. We encourage you to Be Bold, Be Amazing, Be Prepared, enroll at The Fort Valley State University.
Johnny C. Nimes,
Executive Director for Enrollment Management