Discovering Grounds

Alumni share their favorite spots in and around the University.

Rotunda to Display Its Glory Once Again

For more than two years, the exterior of the Rotunda steadily and incrementally revealed elements of one of the most significant renovations since its construction. 

Lawn Residents Eagerly Await Community Trick-or-Treaters on Halloween

A longtime tradition established by students in the late 1980s, thousands of pint-sized heroes, hoodlums and other creations will descend on UVA on Oct. 31 from 4 to 6 p.m. for the annual “Trick-or-Treating on the Lawn” celebration.

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 Head Start

Workshops, one-on-one career counseling sessions and other resources at the UVA Career Center can help younger students make informed decisions as they select a major and begin mapping out a career path.

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

October 18

Last Day to Withdraw From a Course

November 7 - December 16

Students Apply in SIS for May 2017 Graduation

November 15

Last Day to Withdraw from the University and Return for Spring 2017 Semester

Degree Programs