• 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.

  • Intersecting Disciplines

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

  • Authors of Their Own Destiny

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

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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Staking a Position

Staking a Position

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

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.

The Exit Interview

The Exit Interview

Teresa A. Sullivan talks with us about her presidency with characteristic grit and grace.

Family Matters

Family Matters

Joanne Boyle, who served as the women's basketball head coach for seven years, retired after this season to finalize her daughter's adoption process, which could take years.

Ready to Spin Off

Ready to Spin Off

Jason George (Com ’94) looks back on his time at UVA while looking forward to his role as a firefighter in a Grey’s Anatomy spin-off.

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.

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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.

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Quotes

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I just refuse to let anyone feel as if they don't belong.

Kathy McGruder, UVA Dining

Inn at Darden - August 2018