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Greetings from the director;

Welcome to

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The Distance Ed program:

  • is a major part of NRCC's effort to increase educational access and student success.
  • is for students who need to pursue education outside the traditional classroom.
  • enables committed and self-motivated students to achieve academic goals.

Get started Today in Distance Ed!

  1. Visit Register for Classes to sign up for classes.
  2. Buy books.
  3. Start coursework on the first day of classes.
  4. Ask questions. Student support is available through the Distance Ed department de@nr.edu or call the Distance Ed office 540-674-3614 (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., - Monday – Friday)
  5. Once class starts, stay connected with your instructor.
    Visit the employee directory.

Wishing you continued success,

Linda Capone Claussen
Director of Distance Education/Off-Campus Services
lclaussen@nr.edu
540-674-3600 ext. 4364 (main campus)
540-674-3610 (off-campus)



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New River Community College has been approved by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA).

Offices, Hours and Contacts:

  Testing Center and NRV Mall Site hours can vary each semester.

Distance Ed Offices

Martin Hall, Library

Phone: (540) 674-3614
Fax: (540) 674-3626
de@nr.edu

Monday - Friday:

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Testing Center

Martin Hall, Library

Phone: (540) 674-3600 ext. 3614
Fax: (540) 674-3643
det@nr.edu

Monday:

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.


Tuesday:

8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.


Wednesday:

8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.


Thursday:

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.


Friday:

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Sunday:

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.


  * Please note, tests are not available in the last two hours before closing.

NRV Mall Site

Christiansburg, VA

Phone: (540) 674-3600 ext. 3610
Fax: (540) 381-7128
mall@nr.edu

Fall and Spring Semesters

Monday:

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.


Tuesday:

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.


Wednesday

:

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.


Thursday:

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.


Friday:

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Saturday:

9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.




Summer Term From Monday, May 21 to Tuesday, July 31

Monday:

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.


Tuesday:

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.


Wednesday

:

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.


Thursday:

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.


Friday:

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED


  * Please note, tests are not available in the last two hours before closing.

Distance Education Staff

Call (540) 674-3600 or toll-free 1-866-462-6722, then you will be prompted to add the extension number to reach any employee.

Ann Akers

 

NOVA Liaison

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Ashley Alderman

 

Administrative and Office Specialist

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  •   aalderman@nr.edu
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  •  Telephone ext: 4376
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  •  Office: DE Testing Center Dublin

Linda Claussen

 

Director of Distance Education

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  • Education:
    • A.A., Suffolk County Community College
    • B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
    • M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
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  •   lclaussen@nr.edu
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  •  Telephone ext: 4364
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  •  Office: Martin 235

Ivy Gibson

 

ITV Media

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Pam Hanks

 

Instructional Designer

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  • Education:
    • B.S., Radford University
    • M.S., Emporia State University
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  •   phanks@nr.edu
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  •  Telephone ext: 4371
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  •  Office: Martin 237

Candace Mady

 

Coordinator of eLearning Support & Services/Adjunct Instructor

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Alisa Mercer

 

Administrative and Program Specialist II

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  • Education:
    • A.A.S., Wytheville Community College
    • B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
    • M.A., Regent University
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  •   amercer@nr.edu
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  •  Telephone ext: 4439
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  •  Office: Martin DE Testing

Brooke Taylor

 

Administrative and Office Specialist

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  •   btaylor@nr.edu
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  •  Telephone ext: 4476
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  •  Office: DE Testing Center Dublin

Diane Viers

 

TV/Video Production Specialist/Adjunct Instructor

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NRCC IN DUBLIN:

  •  5251 College Drive
  •  Dublin, VA 24084
  •  (540) 674-3600
  •  Toll Free: 866-462-6722
  •  Fax: (540) 674-3642
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MALL SITE:

  •  782 New River Road NW, Suite 400
  •  Christiansburg, VA 24073
  •  (540) 674-3610
  •  Fax: (540) 381-7128
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