Shenandoah University Joins Shorelight

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By Shorelight Team
Published on February 6, 2023

Outstanding hands-on learning opportunities and outdoor recreation await international students in the heart of Virginia.

Shenandoah University

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Virginia’s Shenandoah University, nationally recognized for its well-rounded professional curriculum, is now accepting applications through Shorelight. The university offers outstanding experiential learning opportunities through study abroad, clinical, internship, and volunteer programs. Study here and experience unparalleled personal and professional growth.

Why Choose to Enroll at Shenandoah?

  1. Live and study in Winchester — Ranked #9 in Best College Towns in Virginia, Winchester is the perfect location for studying in the US. The Winchester campus offers a scenic and tranquil environment, with many outdoor activities just steps from campus. Easily head to cities like Washington, DC, and Baltimore, Maryland, for internship and apprenticeship programs at industry-leading organizations.

  2. Experiential learning opportunities — Students in health care degree programs can gain real-world experience at the Health Professions Building on the campus of Winchester Medical Center and the Inova Center for Personalized Health in Fairfax. Test out startup ideas at the Institute for Entrepreneurship. Take in – or be part of – a performance at the Shenandoah Conservatory. Or, head to the Cool Spring River Campus in Bluemont for outdoor classes, recreation, and “living laboratories” augmenting history and environmental sciences curriculum.

  3. Explore the outdoors — Shenandoah University is nestled between the Blue Ridge and Appalachian mountains, with many adventurous activities for students to discover. Enjoy year-round hiking trails, scenic road trips across Skyline Drive, canoeing along the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers, camping in national forests, and more.

Accolades for Shenandoah University

U.S. News & World Report, 2023

  • #299 in National Universities (tie)

  • #282 in Top Performers on Social Mobility (tie)

Shenandoah University’s Degree Programs for International Students


School of Business

  • Esports Management - BS, BBA

College of Arts and Sciences

  • Chemistry

  • Cybersecurity

  • Data Science & Applied Mathematics

  • Exercise Science

  • Psychology

Shenandoah Conservatory

  • Acting

  • Music Performance

  • Music Production & Recording Technology

  • Music Therapy

Browse the full list of degree programs >


Shenandoah University provides an executive Master of Business Administration with five concentrations including Business Analytics, Cybersecurity, Digital Marketing, Healthcare Management, and Esports Management. The program is designed to build leadership and managerial skills.

The Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy at Shenandoah University offers a doctorate program. The Doctor of Pharmacy program enables students to think critically and integrate innovation into the research and best practices in the profession.

At Shenandoah, students can live and study in a vibrant and scenic environment with hands-on learning opportunities that guide them toward successful careers!

Learn more about Shenandoah University >