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- 93% Graduation Rate (Highest Among Public Universities)
2016-2017 Art and Architecture Supplement Guidelines Posted
Guildlines for students who wish to submit supplements related to the architecture, art, drama, dance, music, or marching band are available on our Arts Supplements page.
UVA Joins the Coalition for Affordability, Access, and Success
UVA will begin accepting both the Common Application and the Coalition Application for the incoming class of Fall 2018.
"I came to UVA because of its incredible professors and fantastic English department."
It's the time of year when Early Action students get a little punchy. They're obsessively checking SIS to see if it will give a sneak preview of decisions and every tweet or post that mentions UVA has them looking for hidden meaning.
Happy New Year! Peabody hall is back open and our administrative staff is processing Regular Decision applications while the admission officers continue to read Early Action files.
Nothing has really changed in the residency questions of the Common App lately, but we've noticed that many Virginia residents seem to skipping the questions that allow them to be considered in-state applicants. Let's go over the residency section...
As soon as other schools start notifying their early applicants of admission decisions, many of our Early Action applicants tend to ask us two questions.
When student ask any member of the UVA community about favorite traditions, Lighting of the Lawn (LOTL) inevitably comes up. This tradition started just after 9/11 in 2001 as a way to bring us all together for an uplifting event just before we move into the exam period.
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All applications are submitted through the Common Application.
Early Action Deadline: November 1
Regular Decision Deadline: January 1