At Longwood September means...

Rock the Block

Kick off the semester downtown with music, fun and fireworks!

Party Time

Rock the Block
Getting Involved

With more than 125 clubs and orgs, there’s a group for you


Getting Involved
Center Stage

Quoth the Bard: ‘Tis a proper season for a play


Center Stage

A formal start to the year punctuated by truly outrageous caps



U.S. Vice Presidential Debate 2016


The eyes of the world will be on Longwood University on October 4 for the lone Vice Presidential Debate of the 2016 General Election.

The weeks leading up to the debate will be full of academic and volunteer opportunities, and a chance for the world to learn our remarkable story.

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Washington DC, USA - July 2, 2016: A U.S. Secret Service officer, wearing a vest with various equipment attached, stands on Pennsylvania Avenue outside the White House.
Members of the Secret Service will give a rare glimpse into their operations at 7 p.m. Sept. 26 in Blackwell Ballroom. The event is free and the public is invited.

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Alumni & Friends


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Be heard at First Amendment Field

In the shadow of a landmark where student activism helped change the world, Longwood University will invite the public to make their voices heard during the Oct. 4 Vice Presidential Debate.

Danielle Hennessey was part of the crew that helped assemble kits for alumni hosting watch parties the night of the Vice Presidential Debate on Oct. 4
Alumni watch party boxes come together in musical assembly line

Watch party kits will soon land on alumni doorsteps and give them everything they need to host a family-and-friends watch party on one of the most unforgettable nights in Longwood history.