School of Continuing & Professional Studies Offers Informational Sessions





July 31, 2008 -- The School of Continuing & Professional Studies will be setting up information tables at various locations across Grounds on Aug. 5, 7 and 8 to showcase their many credit and noncredit offerings.

 

Thanks to the new $2,000 education benefit, U.Va. employees who are benefits-eligible now have the opportunity to take many courses that were not previously funded by the tuition waiver program.

 

You'll find information on

 

  • The Community Scholar Program, through which you can register for on-Grounds credit courses

 

  • Career & Professional Development courses and programs

 

  • Online courses and certificates

 

  • Personal Enrichment Evening Courses

 

  • The Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies Program, a part-time degree completion program for working adults

 

  • Travel & Learn Programs for Adults

 

Please stop by and explore the many offerings of the School of Continuing & Professional Studies.  A representative from the Benefits Office will be on hand to answer questions and provide guidance on using the new program.

 

Here is the schedule:

 

-- Tuesday, Aug. 5, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.: Cocke Hall, Lobby

 

-- Thursday, Aug. 7, 11:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m.: DardenSchool, Cafe

 

-- Friday, Aug. 8, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.: ChemistryBuilding, Lobby

 

For those in the Office of Development, SCPS will also be presenting at your "HR Days" on Aug. 1, 5 and 13.

 

If you can't make it, call or email the School of Continuing & Professional Studies at 982-5252 or scps-uc@virginia.edu. Or, visit the Web site at www.scps.virginia.edu.