Frequently Asked Questions
Most asked questions related to the university
Is the University of Virginia prestigious?
UVA has earned a reputation as a world-class research university with renowned centres, a strong commitment to the arts, and an NCAA Division I athletics programme more than a century after its founding. In a nutshell, it has established itself as a leader in higher education.
Can I get a scholarship at University of Virginia if I am applying for an undergraduate course?
Applicants may be eligible to apply for an undergraduate scholarship which offers funding and support.
How hard is the University of Virginia academically?
The academics at UVA are unquestionably challenging. One prevalent misconception is that the most difficult aspect of UVA is getting in, and that once in, the classes are simple. This is not the case. Professors and teaching assistants have high expectations of their pupils.
Is the University of Virginia good in athletics?
Yes. The University of Virginia won recent NCAA titles in basketball (2019); lacrosse (2003, 2006, 2011, 2019, and 2021); baseball (2015); soccer (2009 and 2014); and tennis (2013, 2015, 2016, and 2017). UVA women have won recent NCAA titles in rowing (2010 and 2012) and swimming & diving (2021).
What is the University of Virginia best known for?
The University is a nationally ranked public research university with a diverse and great faculty, a significant academic medical centre, and a long history as a prestigious research university.