The economy, jobs and inflation are the top issues for residents of the Commonwealth. IPOR's latest survey addresses topics such as the midterm elections, political anxiety, abortion, Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin’s national spotlight.

Creative problem-solving, teamwork and grace under pressure are all required when students gather to compete in the Salem Civic Challenge.

Although Virginia consumers remain anxious about inflation heading into the holiday shopping season many are optimistic that the coming years will bring better economic conditions. 

Omari Chancellor ’17, who began dabbling in filmmaking as a student at Roanoke College, recently starred in the Apple TV+ film “The Greatest Beer Run Ever.”


Campus Parking

As we wrap up the semester and prepare for the holiday season and exams, please remember that regular parking rules still apply!  Even though classes aren't being held, faculty and staff are still working on campus. 


Regal Movie Tickets

Great Stocking Stuffer

Roanoke Rail Yard Dawg Tickets

The Information Desk in the Colket Center is selling Roanoke Rail Yard Dawg tickets for $7.50. 

New Hires and Departures

On a monthly basis, Human Resources is reporting new hires and departures from the past month. We hope this enables our colleagues to keep up with departmental contact changes.  Please join us in welcoming our new Maroons to campus!

Tuition Remission & Tuition Exchange News!

We have several tuition benefit announcements to share!  First, our annual Tuition Benefits Workshop is moving to the spring semester to better align with the college search process. Also, see below for updates to the Tuition Remission/Tuition Exchange Requests processes!



Cregger Arena Foyer
2:00 PM‐5:00 PM

Wortman Ballroom
10:30 AM‐11:30 AM

Pickle in Colket
12:00 PM‐1:00 PM

Wortmann Ballroom
4:30 PM‐6:30 PM

Cregger Center
7:00 PM‐9:00 PM

Weather Cam



7:00 am – 10:30 am

Continental Breakfast
7:00-7:30 a.m.

Cinnamon Oatmeal
Hard Boiled & Scrambled Eggs*
Ham Steaks
Potato Pancakes
Assorted Donut Holes

Vanilla Iced Coffee

Fruit & Yogurt Bar*
MYO Omelets


11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Chicken Tenders
Morningstar Nuggets
Shells & Cheese
Vegetable Blend

Super Soup Bar

Pasta Bar
Brick Oven Pizza
Gourmet Deli Bar*
Salad Bar*
Bakery Station

Light Lunch
(2-4 p.m.)
Salad Bar
Brick Oven Pizza
Pasta Bar

Commons 496 seats open

Cavern 170 seats open

Freshens 12 seats open


Chicken Tenders