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Building a stronger and more vibrant Virginia

The Office of Engagement advances the university’s land-grant mission by creating mutually beneficial community partnerships, offering professional development programs, and building collaborations to enrich discovery and learning — all with the overarching goal of improving the quality of life for people within the commonwealth and throughout the world.

Our Units

Extended Campus Locations

Reynolds Homestead

In fiscal year 2023, units within the Office of Engagement made significant contributions to the university and many diverse communities while receiving $5.9 million in external funds and sponsored research.

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Graphic: $2.09 million in revenue was generated in FY22

Partnership Spotlight

Our Commonwealth Campus Centers in Roanoke and Newport News joined forces to bring innovative leadership and management training to high-potential municipal employees in James City and York counties.

Engagement Leadership Council

The council, which includes college associate deans with outreach responsibilities and universitywide outreach directors, discusses engagement projects, the scholarship of engagement, program development and collaborations, and potential funding opportunities.