Mission, History, Leadership

Our Mission

We’re dedicated to stimulating economic growth in the greater Roanoke area by providing greater access to education.

Member Institutions

Meet the colleges, universities, and community organizations that offer educational opportunities at the Center.


View a list of our board of trustees and other members of the RHEC leadership team.

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Find out what’s going on at the Roanoke Higher Education Center.

Building & Facilities

Information about our facilities at the Roanoke Higher Education Center and the Claude Moore Education Complex.

CenterPoint Newsletter

Read the latest issue of our quarterly newsletter, CenterPoint.

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Closing Information

Official weather-related closings will be communicated through media outlets and alert messages on this website. Also check with your program’s member institution.

Emergency Alerts

Sign-up to receive notifications about building closures and other emergency events.


See the history of our work bringing educational opportunities to the region, from our founding in 1989 to present day.

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Staff Directory

Find contact information for staff at the Roanoke Higher Education Center.

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