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 Or, visit the Web site at