Making Econ Memorable

Chances are there aren’t many college students out there who wish, years later, that they could retake an introductory economics course. But then again, they probably didn’t have Ken Elzinga as their professor.

Adding Color to the Corner

Anchored by a single powerful verse from Rita Dove’s poem, “Testimonial,” the new mural is the latest addition to this lively stretch of University Avenue, offering a bright, colorful welcome to new and returning students.

A Real Character: Media Studies Professor Portrayed on the New York Stage

Media Studies Professor Siva Vaidhyanathan shares the strange and fascinating experience of watching himself portrayed on stage in a new play, “Privacy,” at New York’s Public Theater.

College to Pilot Groundbreaking Curriculum Changes

Through a historic vote, College faculty members elected to test the first comprehensive revamp of the school’s curriculum in more than four decades. The pilot program will begin with a subset of students entering UVA in the fall of 2017.

Walk-In Advising with the
“Dean of the Day” 

Walk-in Advising hours are held daily from 2:30-4:00 in Monroe Hall during the summer, fall and spring terms.

Dates & Deadlines

August 1-October 1

Students Apply in SIS for December 2015 Graduation


August 23

Fall Semester Begins


September 6

Last Day to Add a Class, Change Grading Option for a Class, or Elect to Audit a class


September 7

Last Day to Drop a Class

Degree Programs