Coming to college with an open mind can lead you to some amazing places.

Find your path. Exploring options is a vital part of your college years. There are plenty of paths to chose from at Roanoke. From African Studies to Veterinary Medicine, you can start here.

A different kind of classroom. Our core curriculum takes an interdisciplinary approach-mixing fundamental skills with fascinating topics. It's easy to follow your interests while learning firsthand where you want to go.  

The guided tour. At Roanoke, your professors are mentors, advisors and friends. We're here to help you take on challenges and find your inspiration, at times in some pretty surprising ways.

Because Roanoke focuses on real-world learning, creative thinking, clear communication and quantitative reasoning, you'll be ready for your life after college-whatever paths you choose along the way.


"My internship with the Virginia Department of Historic Resources helped me try on the profession of a public historian. Without the opportunity, I would not have been able to to truly feel comfortable in making this my career choice."

- Zachary Hottel '12