• Infrequently Asked Questions

    Even if you’re not physically strolling the Lawn, let this list of UVA fun facts bring you back, in multiple small ways, to life on Grounds.

  • Authors of Their Own Destiny

    Let these personal insights bring to life a few of those who will call UVA “home” this fall.

  • Intersecting Disciplines

    Forget everything you know about required classes. The College rethinks curriculum.

Summer 2018

Summer 2018

Grit & Grace: Our exit interview with Teresa A. Sullivan // Core Excercise: The College’s curriculum experiment // Floral History: Join us on a Gardens tour

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Highlights

First Look at the First-Years

First Look at the First-Years

More than 3,800 first-years will join the Wahoo family this fall. Dig into some of the numbers that shape the Class of 2022.

Making the Scene

Making the Scene

Lear deBessonet (Col ’02) and Jon Provan (Col ’09) are proving themselves in New York theater

Staking a Position

Staking a Position

Professor Willis Jenkins (Grad ’06) takes a somewhat unorthodox approach in his "argument lab."

Infrequently Asked Questions

Infrequently Asked Questions

Even if you’re not physically strolling the Lawn, let this list of UVA fun facts bring you back, in multiple small ways, to life on Grounds.

Looking back on tragedy

Looking back on tragedy

Mike Leinbach (Arch ’76, Engr ’81) led the extraordinary effort to piece together the space shuttle Columbia just days after he gave the go-ahead at its launch.

Bud Life

Bud Life

Along winding walkways and serpentine walls, our photo essay leads you down the gardens’ paths.

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Making the Shots

Making the Shots

Go behind the scenes with longtime UVA sports photographer Matt Riley, from a day of fun studio shoots to an exciting men’s basketball game at JPJ.
Banding Together

Banding Together

Follow the Cavalier Marching Band through a UVA football game week.

Photo Gallery

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Quotes

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I know I've had the most fun I've had in my past four years at UVA

Caitlin Cooper (Col ’18) on the culture of the swim team under new head coach Todd DeSorbo

Sally Du Bose - August 2018