Student Success

A Compassionate Learning Environment

Students at Sentara College of Health Sciences have access to a wide range of student support services and groups to help them succeed at the College. These include everything from academic mentoring and stress-reducing counseling services to helpful research assistance and opportunities for rewarding community outreach. Here you will have every opportunity to grow into an exceptional healthcare professional.

You have a unique story, and we know that. Students at Sentara College come from a variety of backgrounds – from students juggling the responsibilities of school and family to students working full-time while pursuing their education. We know the challenges you face, because we’ve nurtured students just like you for more than 125 years. This is within your reach.

Do you want to chat? Faculty and staff are always available during office hours to speak with you and give advice from someone who’s been there. We love what we do. Let us share our passion with you.

Student Toolkit

Meet the Librarian

A full-time librarian, Suzanne Duncan, is here for you.


Your Health Records

New students and returning students, this where to upload or update your health records.


Technical Support

Sentara College has a team of hardworking IT experts who are dedicated to making your education as hassle-free as possible.


College Stores

Find all of your required books and gear, plus gifts and apparel here.


Career Placement Services

Most students find rewarding careers within Sentara Healthcare upon graduation. Find out why.


Student Associations

Students at Sentara College have many ways to connect and get involved. Learn more.


Student Handbook

Become familiar with the student rights, responsibilities, policies, and procedures at the College.


Request a Transcript

If you are an alumni or current student who needs a copy of your transcript, find our transcript provider here.


Center for Student Success

Meet the Team

Cindy Butler is the Director of the Center for Student Success. She is joined by Nora Leonard and Dr. Adelia...


Academic Success Mentoring

Need a little extra support? Academic success mentoring can provide that extra push you need to excel in your studies.


Study Skills & Test Taking Skills

The staff in the Center for Student Success will work with you to identify your learning style and recommend strategies...


Students Requesting Accommodations

Sentara College is a welcoming place for all qualified candidates.


Counseling Services

Meet the Counselor

Dr. Gregoire provides free counseling services to students of the College.


Counseling Services

Free, confidential, and professional services are available to you. Start here.


Student Support Services

Your emotional and physical wellbeing are important to us. We are here to help.


Life & Coping Skills

Here you can find resources to support your growth and wellbeing.


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