Disclaimer & Privacy Policy

Some of the documents on this server may contain live references (or pointers) to information created and maintained by other organizations. Please note that the Virginia Community College System does not control and cannot guarantee the relevance, timeliness or accuracy of these outside materials.

Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this Web site are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.

It is the policy of the Commonwealth of Virginia that personal information about citizens will be collected only to the extent necessary to provide the service or benefit desired; that only appropriate information will be collected; that the citizen shall understand the reason the information is collected and be able to examine any personal record maintained by a public body. This website:

  • Collects information, including email addresses, only when additional information about VCCS colleges or courses is requested. This information is used solely to provide the information or services requested and is not shared with other organizations or used in any other way.
  • Uses temporary “cookies” only in specific applications that allow for registering for programs or requesting additional information about programs or courses. These temporary cookies, designed to enhance the user’s experience, are automatically removed when you exit the site and do not remain on your computer.
  • The IP address, pages browsed and date and time of your visit is collected for internal statistical purposes only.
  • The VCCS web site links to individual community college web sites, which are governed by their own policies and procedures, and may link to external sites that are not controlled by the policies of the VCCS.


For more information about the Great Expectations program or website, you may contact:

Rachel Mayes Strawn, PhD
Program Director, Great Expectations
Virginia Community College System
300 Arboretum Place, Suite 200
Richmond, VA 23236

(804) 819-4690- phone
(804) 819-1699- fax