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NOVA Nighthawks Mascot

The NOVA Nighthawks mascot is intended to create college spirit, engage the community, and encompass the College’s diverse student body and academic programs.

The mascot represents our students’ best traits. NOVA Nighthawk is inclusive, trustworthy, loyal, honest, intelligent, creative and confident, with just enough whimsy to make anything possible.

The name poll closed on September 23. The winning name will be announced soon. Once the NOVA Nighthawk has a name, a mascot suit will be designed so our mascot can appear at athletic games and other events.

Get Your Nighthawks Gear

A variety of Nighthawks gear is available in campus bookstores and online. Show your NOVA pride with a Nighthawks T-shirt, hat, sweatshirt, pants, travel tumbler, refillable water bottle, pennant, magnet and more.