Fort Valley State University is where talented students come simply for the opportunity to be brilliant.
Fort Valley State University is where talented students come simply for the opportunity to be brilliant. Located in the heart of Georgia, FVSU combines the personal attention and family feel of a small, private college with the resources and research found at large public universities. Located on the second largest acreage of any Georgia university, it is the only university in the world which at once is a University System of Georgia institution, a historically black university, and an 1890 land-grant institution, with a directive to use knowledge to improve the lives of students and non-students alike. Leveraging the reputation for excellence FVSU has built since 1895, the university is preparing students to embrace their genius as future global leaders and enabling discovery which will make real that only now imagined.
That’s why our motto and tagline is “empower the possible.”
FVSU leverages its near 125-year tradition of excellence and uniqueness in academic and co-curricular programming to educate students of all races, genders, and cultural backgrounds from all over the world, even as it builds on its expertise in transforming individuals perfected as a historically black university.
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