Engaging

Student Services

In addition to student services, co-curricular activities continue strong into the summer at the University of Virginia, with lectures, concerts, art exhibits, plays, and films on Grounds.

Visiting Student Orientation: 
Learn how to get the most out of your time as a UVa student!  Attend an information session for visiting students the day before second and third Summer Session classes begin.

  • Session II: Sunday, June 17
  • Session III: Sunday, July 15

Representatives from the following offices will share information about the resources they offer.

Summer Session Office
Information Technology Services
University Bookstore
UVa Dining
Student Health
Housing & Residence Life
University Transit Services & Parking
Honor Committee
 
ID Office
Located in Observatory Hill Dining Hall, the ID office, will be open limited hours on June 117h and July 15th for you to obtain your University of Virginia ID card.  You’ll need this card for library services, fitness centers and Charlottesville buses.  Be sure to take your government issued photo ID with you (drivers license, passport, etc).

Admission to the Summer Session does not constitute admission to the University, nor does it allow students to register for the subsequent fall and spring semesters.

 


 

Off-Grounds

The city of Charlottesville sponsors Municipal Band concerts at 8:00 p.m. in the Pavilion on the downtown mall on Tuesday nights as well as the popular Fridays After Five concert series. Beyond the city lie the homes of Thomas Jefferson (Monticello), James Monroe (Ash Lawn), and James Madison (Montpelier), all open to visitors. The Blue Ridge Parkway is twenty miles west of Charlottesville.