Summer Conferences

Emory & Henry College is the place for your summer event!

Founded in 1836, Emory & Henry is the oldest college in Southwest Virginia. It is known for the beauty of its campus, the central portion of which is listed on the National Historic Register. The campus is located in the village of Emory, Virginia, a few miles north of Abingdon, Virginia and the Tri-Cities area. The campus is surrounded by an outdoor wonderland with many opportunities for activities and enjoyment of the area’s natural beauty. Emory & Henry is an ideal location for your summer conference. We offer modern amenities to meet your specific needs, all here at the “Safest Four-Year College in Virginia,” according to, an online educational ranking and research service.