Enthusiastic Students of Life

Our residents are enthusiastic students of life and appreciate opportunities to expand their knowledge on many subjects. That’s why Summit Square offers continuing programs for life long learning.

Nearby, excellent continuing education opportunities can be found at Mary Baldwin College in Staunton and Blue Ridge Community College in Weyer’s Cave.

Founded in 1842, Mary Baldwin is a private, women-centered university organized into four Schools of Excellence: 1) Arts & Humanities, 2) Education, Health & Social Work, 3) Social Sciences, Business & Global Studies and 4) Science. Undergraduate degrees are awarded in more than 50 majors and minors.

Blue Ridge Community College has served the residents of the central Shenandoah Valley of Virginia for over 40 years. Its comprehensive program of instruction includes associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates in occupational/technical and college/university transfer programs. The College also provides non-credit workforce training and special interest classes for individuals, business, and industry.

Summit Square also hosts on-campus guest lectures, cooking classes, wine pairings and tastings and seminars on the latest technology.