Total Enrollment: 24,650
Institution Size: 20,000 and above
Campus Setting: Suburban
Religious Affiliation: Not applicable
Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral and first-professional
School Calendar Type: Semester
Total Undergrad Enrollment: 15,700
Total Grad Enrollment: 8,950
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Great value for the money, and professors that have made names for themselves in their field. I also feel that the surrounding community is an ideal one for students at the undergrad level.
The worst drawback was the student body atmosphere. These people didn't seem to have much of a social life, and yet they aren't especially well known for academics either.
The best thing about UVA is the education that you get for the money. It is hands down the best value school in the country. It is constantly ranked in the top 25 national universities and, being...
The worst thing about UVA is the food! Dining halls at UVA are notoriously bad. There are three main dining halls, and each is as bad as the others. When you have schools that are known for...
The campus is beautiful, and student life is great.
the engineering school (which I attended) was secluded from the rest of the university, and students had very few shared classes with non-engineering students
Every student at this school needs rainboots
Another awesome thing is The spirit
Another awesome thing is The Lawn
Every student at this school needs Every student needs a laptop to take notes on during Lecture classes. Usually professors talk very quickly and it's easier to type what they lecture and you'll record more of it than if you wrote. Also - every student needs a fan for their dorm...the 'historic' Old Dorms mean no air conditioning and Virginia stays hot until October so a fan is a must.