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Important Message to Parents of Second-Year Students

August 4, 2017

Dear Parents of Second-Year Students:

I write to congratulate you and your student on the beginning of your student's second year at UVA. While the first year in college is often a time of academic and social adjustment, the second year provides new opportunities for intellectual growth, social maturation, and independence. In the second year, UVA students tend to take on increasing leadership roles and greater levels of responsibility. These are natural steps in the process of becoming adults.

Several Requirements to Complete as a New or Returning Student

July 12, 2017

Dear New or Returning Student:

In a few short weeks, we will welcome everyone back to the Grounds for a new academic year. As part of your preparation, both new and returning students must complete several items related to community policies and standards.

If you go to your Student Information System (SIS) account, you will see the items you need to complete under your To Do List.

Welcome to the University of Virginia (Transfer Parents)

June 20, 2017

Dear Parents of New Transfer Students:

Greetings and welcome to the University of Virginia community. We are pleased that your daughter or son has chosen UVA as the place to continue their studies.

Summer Orientation marks the official beginning of your student's entry into the University. Three sessions are planned specifically for transfer students and their parents, with registration continuing through Friday, June 23:

Welcome Week Concert: Future and Lil Yachty Ticketing Details

June 7, 2017

University Programs Council is excited to announce our Welcome Week 2017 concert artists, Future and Lil Yachty, who will be performing on August 19 at 9 p.m. in the John Paul Jones Arena (JPJ).

We also are excited to announce that we will once again be offering free tickets to upperclass students through a student lottery! Look out for details in the near future about how to enter the lottery and how many tickets will be available.

Again, students interested in attending have three options in getting tickets:


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