1005 State University Drive Fort Valley, GA 31030-4313 478-825-6211
http://www.fvsu.edu admissap@mail.fvsu.edu
About Fort Valley State University
  • Year of Foundation 1895
  • Size of Campus 1,365 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population N/A
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $2,861 In-state, $10,469 Out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $20
  • Enrollment No. 4,250
Welcome to Fort Valley State University! Here, amid the gently rolling hills of Middle Georgia’s beautiful Peach County, our school is committed to embracing our 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 their dreams come true. We may not be the largest or most expensive school in Georgia and the South, but it is a university that builds upon more than a century’s heritage of success. We reach out to every individual student to offer opportunities that spur initiative and inspire real and lasting achievement. This website furnishes you with the ability to visit Fort Valley State from a distance, but do not stop at that. Come see our campus and witness firsthand the excitement that we feel for teaching and lifelong learning. Come visit your new home. Sincerely.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 3
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus African World Film Festival, Homecoming, John W. Davison Lecture Series, Georgia on My Mind Lecture Series
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Kappa Mu, Alpha Mu Gamma, Beta Kappa Chi, Delta Kappa Epsilon, Phi Alpha Theta
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 4
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Union, Canterberry Club, Christain Fellowship Society, Newman Club, Wesley Foundation
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) NAACP, International Students Organization
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 4
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Transportation
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Atlanta, GA (100), Macon, GA (25)
  • Distance to nearest train Atlanta, GA (100)
  • Distance to nearest bus Fort Valley (0)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
Student Housing
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 0%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (53%), men's dorms (44%), special housing for international students (3%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 100%
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
Campus Services
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Curriculum Materials Center
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi No
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, library, student center
  • Museums The Anderson House C. W. Pettigrew Farm and Community Life Center
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, religious
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 6,000
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 30%
  • Does the school discourage student employment Yes
  • Employed Students after 1 year 45%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years 65%
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 2%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training