2023 First Steps

2023 First Steps

Activate Your UVA Email and Complete The Student IT Checklist

Complete items on the Information Technology Services Student IT Checklist in order to get started with various technology, including your email, at UVA.

Available: Now

Deadline: May 24

Submit Your UVA ID Photo

The University ID Card is your passport to the University of Virginia.  It provides you access to facilities across the Grounds and allows you to obtain services from Dining locations, the University Bookstores, Cavalier ComputersStudent Health & WellnessLaundry locations and more.

Available: 24 to 72 hours after completing all the steps from the Student IT Checklist

Deadline: Before you register for Summer Orientation

Register for Summer Orientation

Once you've completed the first two steps, access your New Student Portal and reserve your spot in Summer Orientation. 

Available: April 15

Deadline: June 1