Roanoke College

Shopping in Roanoke


Valley View Mall

Conveniently located less than 10 minutes from campus, Valley View Mall is the largest shopping center in Southwest Virginia and construction is underway to include a new outdoor shopping area and new restaurants. Stores include Macy's, Abercrombie and Fitch, Ann Taylor Loft, Old Navy, Hollister, The Limited, Express and The Gap.

Downtown Roanoke

Downtown Roanoke offers additional shopping with unique stores and a bustling market featuring local vendors selling flowers, jewelry and other handmade items. A few local favorites are La De Da, 310 Rosemont and Dandelion Feet.

Southwest County

Southwest County caters to the more discerning shopper with many upscale fashion boutiques. Make sure to check out West Village on 419.


Also, you'll find several local shops and boutiques within walking distance of the campus on Salem's Main Street such as She's International, Because Girls Will Be Girls, etc.