Becoming a Student

Becoming a Student

If you’re interested in taking classes, but not sure where to begin, read our guide to getting started.

How to get started

What to Expect

Wondering what it’s like to be a student at the Roanoke Higher Education Center? Here’s what to expect.

The Student Experience

Student Services


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Students have access to the library and its resources, which include computers, high-speed Internet access, electronic databases, and collections.

Computer Lab

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The computer lab is equipped with Windows computers and a pay-per-use copier/printer.

Testing Center

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The testing center offers a secure, comfortable environment for students to take proctored exams offered by our testing services sponsors.

Other Things to Know


The cafe on the second floor is a good place to stop for everything from a quick cup of coffee to a full meal between classes.

Job Announcements

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Free parking is available for students of the Roanoke Higher Education Center.