Dr. Vernard Hodges was born in Norwalk, Connecticut, but raised in Fort Valley, Georgia. Growing up in rural Peach County, on a small farm, is where his passion for animals developed. As an only child, he spent countless hours nurturing …


Giving to FVSU is an investment in tomorrow’s leaders. Through your generosity, we provide academic and extracurricular experiences to prepare our students.…

Veterans Day Registration

Fort Valley State University’s Student Veterans Organization presents the 2017 Veterans Day Flag Raising Ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 9 in C. W. Pettigrew Center at 11 a.m. Former FVSU Professor of Military Science LTC Joel Davis is the guest speaker.…

Professor receives first Fulbright assignment in South Africa

Fort Valley State University professor Dr. Thomas Terrill will soon travel across the world to help people better feed their families and improve their economic stability.

Selected earlier this year to serve three years as a Fulbright Specialist, Terrill, an …

Register for October Open House!

One of the best ways to learn about Fort Valley State University is to visit our campus during an Open House. We think you will find our HBCU in Middle Georgia a place you can call home. Our open house

Beauty in Unity

If there was ever a student who bleeds blue and gold, it is Keila Outen. The term “well rounded” could have been invented to describe the psychology major from Puerto Rico, who has seemingly seized every opportunity for growth and …

Senior canines enjoy their golden years with help from FVSU

(From left) Dr. Oreta Samples, coordinator of Fort Valley State University’s Master of Public Health program and Ann Gillespie, a FVSU veterinary technician, pose with two dogs from FVSU’s kennel. 

Two Fort Valley State University employees are helping senior canines …

SGA’s Power Duo Plan to Link Engaged Students with Alumni


Hillary Clinton may not have been able to don the title of Madam President, but that didn’t stop Niae Tibbs and Idalis Forte …

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