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College of Agriculture

College of Agriculture

The College of Agriculture is the land-grant division of the University.  Our College provides research-based solutions, information, and technology for students, individuals, families, and communities to enrich their lives. In all its endeavors, the foremost priority of the School is to deliver products and services most effective in meeting the needs and expectations of its clients and stakeholders.

Success begins with a dream – an inspiration to explore new ideas and discover new ways to enrich your life, to “Build a Better World”. 

Whether you are a student, a member of our Virginia agricultural community or a resident concerned about economic growth and prosperity, the School of Agriculture programs are among the premiere at Virginia State University. We address issues locally, nationally and globally.

“We want to produce students who are leaders and entrepreneurs, who have practical learning experience and international exposure.” 

The College of Agriculture is “Building a Better World Through Excellence in Science, Service and Solutions” via its tripartite mission - to educate, to engage in research benefiting a diverse body and by applying the research in assistance to students, communities, youths programs, underserved and limited resource clients, through the Cooperative Extension interest of the school.

Food Desert Study


Celebrating 100 Years of Extension

Join Virginia Cooperative Extension as it celebrates the 100th anniversary this year of the Smith-Lever Act, which officially established the National Cooperative Extension System. Activities are planned throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia to commemorate the centennial. Virginia Cooperative Extension has played a critical role in making agriculture and forestry the #1 industry in Virginia, as well as in the academic and instructional programs VSU shares with its students and the communities it serves.

100 Years of Extension

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