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

Career & Workforce Training

The Career & Workforce Training Center assists students in building professional skills and preparing to enter the job market.

RHEC Library

student in the library

The RHEC Library provides students access to computers, high-speed Internet access, electronic databases, and print collections.

Student Success Center

The Student Success Center provides free tutoring and study skills workshops for all students of our member institutions.

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.

Computer Lab

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


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