Office Of Admission, PO Box 400160, Charlottesville, VA 22904 434-982-3200
About University of Virginia
  • Year of Foundation 1819
  • Size of Campus 1167 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 14,213
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 56% 44% 28%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $8,356 In state, $31,302 Out of state
  • Room and Board $8,652
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Most selective
  • Application Fee $60
  • Enrollment No. 14,225
The University of Virginia (often abbreviated as UVA or Virginia) is a public research university located in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States. Conceived and designed by U.S. President Thomas Jefferson, and established in 1819, it is one of the eight original Public Ivy universities. UVA's initial Board of Visitors included former Presidents of the United States Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and James Monroe. The initial site of the University was farmland owned by Monroe, whose law office and farmhouse are now the site of Brown College at Monroe Hill, a residential college at UVA.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 30%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Afghan Student Organization, Armenian Cultural Society, Asian Fraternal League At Va, Asian Pacific American Law Student Assoc, Asian Student Union, Assoc. Of African & Caribbean Cultures, Association Of Indonesian Students
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 32
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 30
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Festival of the Book, Film Festival
  • Number of students in fraternities 32
  • Percent students who are frat members 30%
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 22
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Adventist Christian Fellowship, Baha'i Association, Baptist Student Union, Black Voices Gospel Choir, Campus Crusade For Christ, Canterbury Episcopal Fellowship, Catholic Student Ministry, Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship, Ch
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus Charlottesville, Va (2)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Washington DC (110), Richmond, Va (80)
  • Distance to nearest train Charlottesville, Va (2)
Student Housing
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, sorority housing, fraternity housing, apartments for married students, apartment for single students, cooperative housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 45%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
Campus Services
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Museums Bayly Art Museum, Center for Politics, Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection, Museum of Natural History, McCormick Observatory, Rotunda & Academical Village
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Number Of Books in Library 5,053,162
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 52,802
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, other
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Does the school discourage student employment N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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