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University of Virginia

University of Virginia

📄 Download 2022-2023 Fact Sheet 

Location 🌎

Language of instruction 💬

Eligible faculty 🎓

Charlottesville, Virginia, USA English Open to All Faculties (Law and Management excluded)


The University of Virginia (UVA) was designed and conceived by Thomas Jefferson, the third President of the United States and the author of the Declaration of Independence. The University continues to reflect Jefferson’s intent to prepare and produce leaders— independent and intelligent citizens ready to make their mark on the future.

Founded in 1819, UVA is the only U.S. University listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. The University has eleven schools which offer a wide variety of academic disciplines and courses. UVA is home to the nation's oldest studentrun Honor System, which requires that students pledge not to lie, cheat, or steal.

Important information

Term dates 

Semester 1

Semester 2

August - December January - May

*Semester and exam dates may vary from year to year. Please consult the Host institution's fact sheet, the Host institution's website, or the Host institution directly to confirm. 

Contact information

Exchange Office

208 Minor Hall (on McCormick Road)
Charlottesville, VA 22904
Phone: +1-434-924-3010
Email: exchange [at] virginia.edu





The information on this page is drawn from either the institution's fact sheet or their website as linked above.

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