The University made offers to fewer than 1 in 5 this admissions cycle, a record low. Record-high applications tell only part of the story.
UVA’s decision to remain test optional is likely one reason for the continued growth.
The head of enrollment talks about what UVA looks for in applicants, including when they’re children of alumni.
Excerpts from admission essays for incoming first-years
How admissions officers built the Class of 2025—by the numbers, by the essays and by the seat of their pants.
A few factors likely contributed to surging rates across all schools and from students of diverse backgrounds.
The admissions office has seen a record number of applications this year.
The binding option returns after a hiatus due to demand but won’t replace early action.
How to write an admission essay so good that UVA’s deans can’t wait to meet you.
Why UVA is putting new focus on students whose parents never went to college.
Take a by-the-numbers look at the class of 2020 as well as previous classes, with data from the University’s Office of Institutional Assessment and Studies.
Nicole Hurd (Grad ’02) saw an opportunity to expand education to underserved populations. So she launched the College Advising Corps, now the nation’s largest college access program, here at UVA.
Alumnus and current graduate student Brendan Maupin Wynn discusses the importance of offering financial aid to students in need.
The men and women profiled here act as role models to co-workers and students. They're dedicated — no matter what. And each has worked behind the scenes for decades to help make UVA a safer, stronger place.
Ian Baucom, the new dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, believes that UVA can provide leadership in reframing the role of higher education in America.
Grant will launch new scholarships and fuel financial aid endowment.
University President Teresa Sullivan discusses plans for recruiting and supporting a more economically diverse student body.
Answers to some of the more common questions about the changes made to AccessUVa, the University's financial aid program.
From getting in to getting a job, tips and services for life's big moments.
The Class of 2017 began to take shape when the University posted its Early Action admission results nearly three weeks ahead of its deadline.
The UVA Office of Admission is in the midst of several changes. Dean Greg Roberts hopes these changes will bring more high-achieving students to the University and add more diversity to the student body.
A parent considers his daughter’s matriculation
What standardized tests play a role in the UVA undergraduate admission process?