President George H.W. Bush, who passed away Friday, made two prominent trips to Grounds: to deliver a commencement address as vice president in 1981 and for an education summit in 1989.
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July 12, 2018
The admission essay questions for the Class of 2023 are out. Learn what makes a good essay and why they’re still important in the admission process.
May 07, 2018
The inside of a Pegasus helicopter. The stacks in Special Collections. The Rotunda roof. Experience some hard-to-reach corners of Grounds via 360-degree video.
February 11, 2018
“It’s like if you wanted to learn to knit – you wouldn’t really know how until you started trying to do it yourself,” one student said of a new UVA Engineering cybersecurity course.
January 05, 2018
Take a look back at the coldest temperatures recorded on Grounds.
November 13, 2017
What is it about Montessori? Psychology professor Angeline Lillard talks about her research into the gains preschoolers make in the historic curriculum.
November 09, 2017
UVA’s Dr. Rachel Moon and Dr. Fern Hauck discuss a sweeping new international study on the link between breastfeeding and SIDS.
November 06, 2017
UVA’s Dr. Jenilee Lawrence appeared on the University’s Facebook page to talk about flu season and what steps people can take to avoid getting sick. (Hint: get a flu shot.)
November 06, 2017
The University of Virginia received a record number of early action applications this year from an increasingly diverse and academically accomplished applicant pool, according to preliminary data from the Office of Admission.
August 21, 2017
As UVA continues to celebrate its bicentennial, see some of the most powerful stories from the past 200 years, and some of the most promising signs for the next 200.