Outreach and Partnerships

The UVa-Wise Office of Economic Development serves Southwest Virginia through outreach in the following locations:

UVa-Wise Abingdon Campus at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center
Abingdon, VA

Technology Partnership Program

UVa-Wise has established strategic partnerships with a number of businesses and industries throughout Southwest Virginia. The following are examples of partnerships UVa-Wise has with organizations in the area and each have characteristics unique to the needs of the business/organization and some involve joint projects between the College and the organization.


  • Northrop Grumman
  • Sykes
  • Crutchfield
  • DMME
  • CGI
  • Russell County Industrial Development Authority
  • Southwest Virginia Community College

For information about becoming a strategic partner with UVa-Wise, please contact us at sblevins@uvawise.edu or call 276-328-0162.