Close to Home: This Student Wants to Use His Degree to Make Change in Richmond

After each lecture, Professor Rotich would place us into breakout rooms so we could practice the language in small groups,” he said. The historic events beyond the pandemic, including the surge in the Black Lives Matter movement and nationwide protests of racial injustice, shaped Audain-El’s summer.

Pictures Exchanged Between UVA and Belgian Students Tell Stories of Resilience

As part of a virtual course offered through Madison House, UVA students and their counterparts at Ghent University in Belgium shared photos that they believed exemplified resilience

Avital Balwit, UVA’s 55th Rhodes Scholar, Seeks to Prevent ‘Existential Risk’

Balwit, a fourth-year student, is one of 32 students selected from across the country for two years of fully funded study at the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom. Balwit plans to pursue a graduate degree in philosophy.

Booker T. Washington Has a New Charlottesville Connection: A Digital Edition of His Papers

Booker T. Washington, who emerged from slavery to become one of the leading African American intellectuals around the turn of the 20th century, had ties to Charlottesville that eventually led to a city park being named after him.

It's a Good Time to Binge on "Pride and Prejudice" Adaptations

Third-year student Elizabeth “Lizzy” Lynch, who’s majoring in commerce as well as English, said although she had read “Pride and Prejudice” before, “Taking this class, I feel like I have explored it in a new light, truly understanding the long-lasting effects of Austen’s language and why it is such a timeless piece of literature.

Walk-In (Zoom in) Advising with the
“Dean of the Day” 

Walk-in Advising hours are held from 2:30-4:00 when classes are in session but via Zoom only. Click here for information on how to join a meeting.

Dates & Deadlines

January 4

January Term Classes Begin


January 20

Deadline for Completing Authorized Incompletes from the Fall Semester


February 1

Spring Classes Begin


February 16

Last Day to:  Add a Class, Select the AU (Audit) Option, Change to or from "Credit/No Credit" Option, Request Part-Time Status (the add deadline)

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