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Advising Contact Information:
New River Community College
5251 College Drive, Dublin, VA 24084
Phone: (540) 674-3609
Toll Free: 1-866-462-6722 ext. 3609
E-mail: gsalerno@nr.edu

Peggy Dunn Academic Advising Manager
Phone: (540) 674-3609 ext. 4408
E-mail: pdunn@nr.edu
Office: Rooker Advising Center

Rebecca Whitener Academic Advisor
Phone: (540) 674-3609 ext. 4403
E-mail: rwhitener@nr.edu
Office: Rooker Advising Center

Micah Price Academic Advisor
Phone: (540) 674-3609 ext. 4103
E-mail: mprice@nr.edu
Office: NRV Mall Site

Counselor and  Student


Advising Center


NRCC Academic Advisors will assist you with:

  • Determining your math and English placement after testing
  • Scheduling the classes you need in your major
  • Mapping out a plan for your graduation
  • Exploring possible degree and career options
  • Discovering additional resources and opportunities at the college and in the community

Advisors are available to assist you in developing an educational plan to help you achieve your goals, whether it is to continue your education at a transfer college or university, or to prepare you for immediate job entry.

The Advising Staff can help ensure that students make satisfactory progress towards the completion of academic coursework, and other situations pertaining to program completion. Advisors are also available to assist in locating referrals to off campus resources when necessary.

Advisors are a great resource if you are having difficulties or are unsure of next steps. Their role is to provide additional direction as you progress through the college experience.

Academic Advisors are Located:

NRCC Dublin Site
Rooker Hall Advising Center
(540) 674-3609
Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

NRV Mall Site
(540) 674-3610
Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Career Services


We offer students an opportunity to update resumes, work on interviewing techniques, practice writing cover letters and improve job seeking skills. 
Our office will also provide interest inventory tests, and personal appointments to discuss career choices, job options and skills training.
Contact Peggy Dunn or Glenda Salerno to set up an appointment.  (540) 674-3600 ext. 3609

See the Career Services link for information and resources to assist you as you begin to prepare for your career or a job search.