RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - We have an update to the VSU housing plan, for incoming students.
The university is now working with 13 properties in Chester, Colonial Heights, Petersburg, Hopewell and Prince George.
VSU's Tom Reed says they will be able to accommodate the nearly 700 students in need of rooms.
They will use apartments or hotels zoned for extended stays.
The university has also signed a deal with James River bus line for transportation.