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2020 Schedule

Welcoming You to UVA, Virtually

As the first day of classes approaches, kick off the second part of your orientation experience: Wahoo Welcome!

You will participate in engagement opportunities hosted by our partners across Grounds to help educate, inform, and officially welcome you into the UVA community. While most events are virtual, some are taking place in person. Please see the event details for further information.

Be sure to check back for the most current information on programs and opportunities!

 

August 17-23

Event

Date

Time

Sponsor

Details

Batten Expert Chats: Jay Shimshack and Jonathan Colmer August 19 12:00-1:00 p.m. Batten School of Leadership & Public Policy Please register beforehand: virginia.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_nIArcjJgQMOrC5hbEfGINw
Student Flourishing Initiative-Contemplative Sciences Center Info Session August 19 12:00-1:00 p.m. Contemplative Sciences Center Please join the Contemplative Sciences Center to learn more about the Student Flourishing Initiative, the Art and Science of Human Flourishing course, and other program offerings. virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYvcOugqDMpE9Uy10n_wCTd30Xwj0IRFVXV
Education Abroad General Info Session August 19 6:00 p.m. International Studies Office Please register beforehand: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEsfumgrzItE9SodfuaczCD-l9Gw99XTgpo
UVA Kahoot Night August 19 6:00 p.m. Orientation & New Student Programs Register here: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYpfu-sqz0tHN13jWmjtcxfjuvB1Jj8aKjA
Catholic Student Virtual Open House August 20 8:00-9:30 p.m. Catholic Hoos at UVA Join us for an evening to meet fellow incoming Catholic students as well as the staff and student leaders of Catholic Hoos at UVA. Find more information at catholichoos.org and join our Virtual Open House on Zoom at virginia.zoom.us/j/97847866637?pwd=RWNGbjl2eWppaWprekx5QTFKRmNUdz09 Meeting ID: 978 4786 6637 Passcode: co2024
Get to Know Reformed University Fellowship! August 20 8:00 p.m. Reformed University Fellowship To register for this event, go to forms.gle/DBLEZUvKViLff8bk7. We would love to connect with you! Learn more at www.instagram.com/rufatvirginia/.
Student Flourishing Initiative-Contemplative Sciences Center Info Session August 20 12:00-1:00 p.m. Contemplative Sciences Center Please join the Contemplative Sciences Center to learn more about the Student Flourishing Initiative, the Art and Science of Human Flourishing course, and other program offerings. virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYvcOugqDMpE9Uy10n_wCTd30Xwj0IRFVXV
Game Night! August 20 7:00 p.m. Orientation & New Student Programs Hoos ready for game night? Test your knowledge in UVA trivia while meeting some new friends. Register here: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAqdOGtqTooG9HW-fC1eSS1_HWylREhDY97
School of Education and Human Development Orientation August 21 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Curry School of Education and Human Development All students in the School of Education and Human Development will be sent a Zoom link to this session. New students are strongly encouraged to attend.
Welcoming Muslim Students to UVA! August 21 2:00 p.m. Hadi Initiative This is an event for Muslim students to gather virtually, to begin to get to know one another and build community, and to connect to some of the resources on and off Grounds that are here to support you during your time at UVA. All are welcome! Hosted by the Muslim Chaplaincy and the Muslim Students Association. Find out more at msaatuva.org/ and join the meeting here: virginia.zoom.us/j/96752119791?pwd=VnU4aVlFMkt4NmRRd2FqNTI2bzBIQT09.
Eat and Greet with the Class of 2024 August 21 3:00 p.m. Orientation & New Student Programs Grab a snack and come meet some of your classmates! If you want some chill company while you eat lunch, brunch, or whatever you have on hand, come through! Register here: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIudu2orj0vE9EkgFMPWOO4kOYdljpcOGiJ
Family Feud! August 21 6:00 p.m. Orientation & New Student Programs Let’s get ready for familyyyy FEUD!! Now that you’re part of the Cavalier Family, team up with your fellow wahoos for some trivia, laughs, and good times! Through a series of rounds, you’ll go head to head with other new students and get the opportunity to bond in a fun, engaging safe! Will there be prizes? Come and find out! Register here: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJModeCtqD0sGNQ0rlNt2BSbamf_2AyDzEW9
Speedfriending and Building Relationships at UVA August 22 6:00 p.m. Orientation & New Student Programs Come join your OLs for a student panel about building relationships, navigating college life, and learning how to be the main character of your own experience. After the panel, we'll have a chance to meet other new students with a few rounds of speed friending. Tap in and register here: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwofu6pqjIoGtLBcl0xcL1m_xSFuvVRW-Bh
Sunday Worship Service with LUMIN at St. Mark Lutheran August 23 10:15 a.m. Lutheran Campus Ministry (LUMIN) at St. Mark Lutheran Church Join us on Sundays! We are an open, supportive and affirming group who welcome all students who are in need of a small Christian student group. We are affirming of all LGBTQ students. We worship together, enjoy social activities and share lunch after church, and talk about the challenges of student life. Check us out at St. Mark Lutheran Church on the corner of Alderman and Ivy Road.We have a student room just for you if you need a safe place or to study. Email or call Pastor Viktoria (434.293.3311) any time and join our group.
UBC Morning Worship August 23 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. University Baptist Church University Baptist Church is a vibrant community of faith, bringing together university students and area residents in worship, study, and service to our community. We seek to be an authentic community of Christians who love and care for each other as a family, and openly welcome and include all people regardless of age, race, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability, or background. Join us at 1223 West Main Street or online on Sunday mornings! Learn more at universitybaptist.org.
New Opening Student Convocation August 23 6:00 p.m. Office of the Dean of Students The 30-minute program will feature music from the University Singers, a welcome address from President Jim Ryan, welcoming comments from the Presidents of Student Council and the Graduate and Professional Student Council, and the Chairs of the Honor Committee and University Judiciary Committee, a reading of the Seven Society’s letter to the Class of 2024, and a virtual signing of the Honor pledge.

Virtual Convocation
Sign the Honor Pledge

 

August 24-30

Event

Date

Time

Sponsor

Details

School of Architecture-Welcome to the School of Architecture/Dean Berman August 24 10:15-10:30 a.m. School of Architecture A Zoom link will be sent to students
School of Architecture-A-School Technology Orientation and Onboarding/Orientation, Information Session Q&A August 24 10:30-11:30 a.m. School of Architecture A Zoom link will be sent to students
A&S Deans Talk Webinar August 24 11:00-11:30 a.m. College of Arts and Sciences

This webinar is for:

  • second-year transfer students

The webinar link link will be sent to students.

A&S Deans Talk Webinar August 24 11:00-11:45 a.m. College of Arts and Sciences

This webinar is for:

  • students attending the fall semester virtually

and students living in:

  • Brown
  • Tuttle-Dunnington
  • Emmet
  • Hereford
  • IRC
  • Kellogg
  • Kent
  • Page
  • Watson-Webb
  • Woody

The webinar link link will be sent to students.

A&S Deans Talk Webinar August 24 11:00-11:45 a.m. College of Arts and Sciences

This webinar is for:

  • Echols Scholars

The webinar link link will be sent to students.

A&S Deans Talk Webinar August 24 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. College of Arts and Sciences

This webinar is for:

  • third-year transfer students

The webinar link link will be sent to students.

A&S Deans Talk Webinar August 24 12:00-12:45 p.m. College of Arts and Sciences

This webinar is for:

  • student athletes
  • veterans
  • students attending the fall semester virtually

and students living in:

  • Balz-Dobie (non Echols)
  • Cauthen
  • Dabney
  • Gooch
  • Lefevre
  • Metcalf
  • Shannon

The webinar link link will be sent to students.

A&S Deans Talk Webinar August 24 1:00-1:45 p.m. College of Arts and Sciences

This webinar is for:

  • students attending the fall semester virtually

and students living in:

  • Bonnycastle
  • Dillard
  • Echols
  • Hanocock
  • Humphreys
  • Lile-Maupin

The webinar link link will be sent to students.

McIntire School Introduction and Information Session August 24 3:00-4:00 p.m. McIntire School of Commerce Register here: mcintire.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0tfuyqqDgqG9V2hnbR5FY6joKgx7bwRf7z
Hype Up/Cool Down Before Class! August 24 6:00 p.m. Orientation & New Student Programs Come out and chill with some OLs! We'll be providing a calming environment to talk about anxieties before classes begin and share tips about how to keep calm in an academic environment, on and off grounds. We're here to help y'all through this, and we can't wait to see you succeed! Register here: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwtf-qrrDMrEtOB0zh977hMSXv6QnMUADaZ
Hooish & Jewish? Come Connect with the Brody Jewish Center - Hillel at UVA! August 24 7:00 p.m. Brody Jewish Center We would love to connect with you! Find out more at our website, www.brodyjewishcenter.org OR get the Zoom link for Hooish and Jewish at forms.gle/RaLSM4xvruZCAKDFA
HoosMeditating-How to get started meditating August 24 8:00 p.m. Contemplative Sciences Center Please join the Contemplative Sciences Center to learn how to get started with a meditation practice to help combat stress and anxiety! Register beforehand: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAlfumppz4qH9DbxSDUIfy3qLHe3RDLsBIc
Multicultural Student Services Introduction August 25 TBD Multicultural Student Services  
Resource Fair Week - School of Education and Human Development August 25 Various Curry School of Education and Human Development The School of Education and Human Development is hosting drop-in hours for various resources, offices, and student organizations at our School and across Grounds. Links will be provided on their website.
A&S Engagements Convocation August 25 6:30-7:30 p.m. College of Arts and Sciences  
EXPLORE: MSS Hispanic/Latinx Welcome - CIO Panel August 25 8:00-9:30 p.m. Multicultural Student Services Join us in collaboration with various Hispanic/Latinx student orgs for a virtual student org panel. New incoming/transfer students will have the opportunity to hear from student leaders about their organizations; overview of orgs, events, and how their involvements have influenced their journeys at UVA. There will be opportunity to sign-up for more information and to ask questions from your peers. virginia.zoom.us/j/97897989266?pwd=ZHFxTEdNd2JPLzZFWThqcmhMaUVVZz09
IM-Rec Group Exercise Free Week August 25 Various IM-Rec  
Resource Fair Week - School of Education and Human Development August 26 Various Curry School of Education and Human Development The School of Education and Human Development is hosting drop-in hours for various resources, offices, and student organizations at our School and across Grounds. Links will be provided on their website.
IM-Rec Group Exercise Free Week August 26 Various IM-Rec  
Batten Expert Chats: Harry Harding August 26 12:00-1:00 p.m. Batten School of Leadership & Public Policy

Please register beforehand: virginia.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_kYOY0QDQTe2vmgCxjrVvaQ

Hoos Connected Information Session August 26 3:00 p.m. Hoos Connected Hoos Connected is all about getting to know other first-years or transfer students. Get past the surface level to form the kinds of connections that help make UVA feel like home (even if you are, actually, still home). Come to either of our Info Sessions to hear more and get your questions answered live! virginia.zoom.us/j/95888942778?pwd=VGVjNWF0Q0JtWXlFNWVuN0NRd1ZBZz09
Escape Room August 26 6:00 p.m. Orientation & New Student Programs Students will complete a virtual escape room with a team of other new students! Register here: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMoceqgrz4oHdIatYPOXCdj03O5jCg4jArh
EXPLORE: MSS APIDA Welcome - Activities Fair August 26 6:00-8:00 p.m. Multicultural Student Services Join us in welcoming the incoming APIDA (Asian, Pacific Islander, Desi American) community through our welcome & CIO activities fair! New incoming/transfer students will get a chance to meet student leaders & explore the diverse array of cultural organizations within the APIDA community. There will be an opportunity to ask questions and engage in learning more about how to get involved! Access the event through this zoom link! virginia.zoom.us/j/91449878778pwd=dGhNQ2RxRXlBUDFmRmR0RGV3TXd0UT09
IV “Preview” Large Group August 26 8:00 p.m. Intervarsity Christian Fellowship We can't wait to get to know you! Find out more at /www.virginiaivcf.com.
Rotunda Sing August 26 8:00 p.m. University Programs Council Rotunda Sing kicks off the semester with an incredible a cappella showcase. Although online, this year will be no exception as these talented groups rise to the occasion to make this a night to remember! Join us on Wednesday, August 26 at 8:00 p.m. (EST) for one of UVA's oldest traditions!
EXPLORE: MSS Native/Indigenous Welcome - Game Night August 26 9:00-10:30 p.m. Multicultural Student Services Join MSS and Native American Student Union members as we welcome incoming first year and transfer students. We’ll be playing games and getting to know each other in a low-key virtual setting. virginia.zoom.us/j/93677548511?pwd=U0JmbGFxZEx1eEMwTXJtUEwzcFFtdz09
Resource Fair Week - School of Education and Human Development August 27 Various Curry School of Education and Human Development The School of Education and Human Development is hosting drop-in hours for various resources, offices, and student organizations at our School and across Grounds. Links will be provided on their website.
IM-Rec Group Exercise Free Week August 27 Various IM-Rec  
Education Abroad General Info Session August 27 2:00 p.m. International Studies Office

Please register beforehand: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAqduCvqTIoGNJ1is6tqqPeBgZuMhxTiLUB

EXPLORE: MSS LGBTQ Welcome - CIO Panel August 27 6:00-7:30 p.m. Multicultural Student Services Join us for a conversation with some of UVA’s LGBTQ+ student organizations – explore opportunities to get involved! New incoming/transfer students will get a chance to ask questions and connect with student leaders. Join the meeting at this Zoom link. virginia.zoom.us/j/95768115786?pwd=VDF6cjBMVU9vQVIvNHFlUGJqWHJpUT09
Cru's First Virtual Large Group August 27 8:00 p.m. Cru at UVA Every week, we gather together for worship, biblical teaching, and fellowship. Come get connected to the broader community of Cru and hear about ways to connect in smaller groups. We can't wait to meet you! Check out more information at cruatuva.com.
Navigators Christian Fellowship Large Group Kickoff August 27 8:00 p.m. Navigators Christian Fellowship The Navigators Christian Fellowship is a community of students who love God, love people, and want to impact the world. Our community is a place you will find deep friendships, spiritual growth, fun, and a place where you can be real! Join us for our weekly gathering to meet new friends, worship, be encouraged in your faith, & to learn more about us and our small groups! Join the event here: us02web.zoom.us/j/87620519994
Welcome Comedian August 27 8:00-9:00 p.m. University Programs Council Tune in for a Moderated Comedic Conversation with Q&A with Michelle Wolf live on Thursday August 27 at 8:00 p.m. over Zoom! Fill out a form to win a chance to participate in an exclusive virtual meet and greet or to submit any personal questions you wish to be answered during the show! The opening act will be CIPHA SOUNDS!
EXPLORE: MSS Middle Eastern/North African Welcome - Activities Fair August 27 8:00-9:30 p.m. Multicultural Student Services Join us in welcoming incoming Middle Eastern/North African first & transfer students through our welcome & CIO activities fair! New incoming/transfer students will get a chance to meet student leaders & explore a wide array of organizations within the Middle Eastern/North African community. There will be an opportunity to ask questions and engage in learning more about how to get involved! Access the event through this Zoom link! virginia.zoom.us/j/92935352478?pwd=aERSVGxxQ2pWTzJhL2haSmwzRDExUT09
Resource Fair Week - School of Education and Human Development August 28 Various Curry School of Education and Human Development The School of Education and Human Development is hosting drop-in hours for various resources, offices, and student organizations at our School and across Grounds. Links will be provided on their website.
IM-Rec Group Exercise Free Week August 28 Various IM-Rec  
Hoos Connected Information Session August 28 3:00 p.m. Hoos Connected Hoos Connected is all about getting to know other first-years or transfer students. Get past the surface level to form the kinds of connections that help make UVA feel like home (even if you are, actually, still home). Come to either of our Info Sessions to hear more and get your questions answered live! virginia.zoom.us/j/95888942778?pwd=VGVjNWF0Q0JtWXlFNWVuN0NRd1ZBZz09
BIPOC Bonfire August 28 6:00 p.m. Orientation & New Student Programs Gather your marshmallows, graham crackers, chocolate, and questions about the BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, {&} People of Color) community at the University! Featuring a panel of current BIPOC students, get cozy as we answer your questions, give advice, and bond over similar experiences! This space is not BIPOC-exclusive but especially meant to help students of color meet one another and receive guidance from current students. Register here: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0pdeuurz0uE9KE6xNdNtRRPI8KqrElTeEV
IM-Rec Group Exercise Free Week August 29 Various IM-Rec  
IM-Rec Group Exercise Free Week August 30 Various IM-Rec  
Student Activities Fair August 30 1:00-5:30 p.m. UVA Student Council

Day One with Parts I and II of the Student Activities Fair!

Part I from 1:00-3:00 p.m. will include academic and professional organizations, political and advocacy organizations, and special status and agency organizations.

Part II from 3:30-5:30 p.m. will include visual and performing arts groups, multicultural organizations, and publications and media groups.

www.uvastudco.com/fall2020fair

Connect Online with Charlottesville Community Church August 30 3:30 p.m. Charlottesville Community Church Learn about ways to connect to Charlottesville Community Church as a student by meeting virtually (cvillechurch.org/welcome-to-ccc) with pastors, students, and other congregants before our online service at 5:00. This is a great way to meet new people and get plugged into the local church even in the midst of this season’s challenges. Find more information at cvillechurch.org
HoosTakingCare-Self Care Strategies August 30 3:00-4:00 p.m. Contemplative Sciences Center Please join the Contemplative Sciences Center to discuss some self care strategies to stay healthy this semester and beyond! Register beforehand: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcqf-mvrjouHtQq302lW4D_7wiyJeDuj9WA

 

August 31-September 6

Event

Date

Time

Sponsor

Details

Resource Fair Week - School of Education and Human Development August 31 Various Curry School of Education and Human Development The School of Education and Human Development is hosting drop-in hours for various resources, offices, and student organizations at our School and across Grounds. Links will be provided on their website.
Student Activities Fair August 31 2:00-4:00 p.m. UVA Student Council

Day Two of of the Student Activities Fair includes social and hobby groups, club sports, and Greek organizations.

www.uvastudco.com/fall2020fair

Education Abroad General Info Session August 31 2:00 p.m. International Studies Office Please register beforehand: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYrce-spz8jH9R6HVqn93KceEvYjgAX5JPz
Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship's First Monday Night Live August 31 8:00 p.m. Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship Chi Alpha is a body of students earnestly following Jesus who come together to worship our amazing God, to learn His Word and be discipled, and to have fun making friendships that will last a lifetime! MNL is our weekly large group where we gather, worship, pray, and hear an encouraging message from the Bible. Check us out at xaatuva.com to hear more about weekly small groups and other programming! youtube.com/channel/UCyTqVtUsunCx0vLRysUUSNw

 

HoosMeditating-How to get started meditating August 31 8:00 p.m. Contemplative Sciences Center Please join the Contemplative Sciences Center to learn how to get started with a meditation practice to help combat stress and anxiety! Register beforehand: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAlfumppz4qH9DbxSDUIfy3qLHe3RDLsBIc
Resource Fair Week - School of Education and Human Development September 1 Various Curry School of Education and Human Development The School of Education and Human Development is hosting drop-in hours for various resources, offices, and student organizations at our School and across Grounds. Links will be provided on their website.
Student Activities Fair September 1 12:00.-2:00 p.m. UVA Student Council

Day Three, the final day of the Student Activities Fair, includes service organizations, religious and spiritual groups, and University departments and centers.

www.uvastudco.com/fall2020fair

Special Topic: How to Choose a Study Abroad Program September 1 5:00 p.m. International Studies Office Register beforehand: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMufuqsrjIsGt3sfdGj9RP4SA9iHJephwil
Multicultural Student Panels September 2 Various Multicultural Student Services  
Batten Expert Chats: Christine Mahoney September 2 12:00-1:00 p.m. Batten School of Leadership & Public Policy Register beforehand: virginia.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_uLwhb2bfR3CnV4NZfAHYGg
School of Data Science - Introduction & Info. Session September 2 12:00-1:00 p.m. School of Data Science Join us for an introduction to the newest school at UVA! Learn about the brand-new minor, one-year Masters of Data Science, and more. A live Q&A will be held. Register beforehand: virginia.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_cIYnylurSjyzF3q95V4T7Q
BELONG: MSS Student Experiences Panel September 2 6:00-7:30 p.m. Multicultural Student Services Join us for a conversation with a panel of students who have made our Centers home. Learn about their experiences and how to find community at UVA! Join the meeting at this Zoom link. virginia.zoom.us/j/92986658652?pwd=Z01WY3E1dVdTUyt1djFYSGFvQTdhQT09
Batten School Introduction and Information Session September 2 7:00-8:00 p.m. Batten School of Leadership & Public Policy Please join the Batten School for a virtual introduction to our school, community, and program offerings. This event will include an admissions overview and a live Q&A with current students. RSVP here: virginia.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_frxm6UVaT6Ct4fq5T29Gtw
Move Into Residence Halls September 3 8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. UVA Housing & Residence Life Assigned appointment times vary. Check in with Resident Staff for information about mandatory meetings and welcome events. housing.virginia.edu/move-in-2020
Planting Positivity September 3 6:00-8:00 p.m. University Programs Council Start the school year off right by planting some positivity! Join us outside of O-Hill to contribute some words of encouragement to a collaborative mural and pick up your very own DIY planter kit! There will also be a surprise sweet treat that is being catered!
Small Group Kickoff: Get to Know Wesley and the UMC September 3 7:00 p.m. The Wesley Foundation at UVA Event link on the Westley Foundation website soon!
SustainaTrivia: Welcome to the Green Grounds September 3 7:00-8:00 p.m. UVA Sustainability Hoo loves sustainability and environmentalism? Join representatives from the Office for Sustainability, Green Dining, and StudCo Sustainability for an engaging and informative trivia session featuring resources and suggestions about how the be a green Hoo. Winners will receive a sustainability SWAG bag! Zoom link: virginia.zoom.us/j/96956551194?pwd=bXVzWkg3NVJiWUwyUTBZYzFDa0Zadz09
RA First Hall Meeting (first-years) September 3 8:30 p.m. UVA Housing & Residence Life This meeting is required for all first-year on-Grounds residents who move in on this day. More details on the meeting location and method wlll come from your RA.
Move Into Residence Halls September 4 8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. UVA Housing & Residence Life Assigned appointment times vary. Check in with Resident Staff for information about mandatory meetings and welcome events. housing.virginia.edu/move-in-2020
Magic Show September 4 7:30-9:00 p.m. University Programs Council WahooWOW! UPC presents Kevin Blake the Magician. Get ready for a fun night of magic tricks and illusions! Join the Zoom call to watch and participate virtually, or come to the in-person watch party on Grounds (location TBD)!
Quarantine Game Night September 4 7:30-9:30 p.m. Global Greeters Join Global Greeters in a new series called Quarantine Fun for new international students. For this series, they will be hosting Zoom events to play some games, chat with you, and give you a chance to unwind from what might've been a very overwhelming week. Their organization is fully committed to easing your transition into UVA, and they want you to feel at home even when home is hundreds of miles away. Register to receive the Zoom meeting link: bit.ly/GG-fun
RA First Hall Meeting (first-years) September 4 8:30 p.m. UVA Housing & Residence Life This meeting is required for all first-year on-Grounds residents who move in on this day. More details on the meeting location and method wlll come from your RA.
Move Into Residence Halls September 5 8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. UVA Housing & Residence Life Assigned appointment times vary. Check in with Resident Staff for information about mandatory meetings and welcome events. housing.virginia.edu/move-in-2020
Center for Christian Study's Move-In Day Launch September 5 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. The Center for Christian Study Stop by the Center for Christian Study - just across the street from Central Grounds - during move-in weekend to get a tour of our building, meet our staff, and get connected to the abundance of Christian fellowships on Grounds. We'll also have individually packaged snacks and some socially-distanced air conditioning. Find out more and register for a time to drop by at: studycenter.net/move-in-day
RA First Hall Meeting (first-years) September 5 8:30 p.m. UVA Housing & Residence Life This meeting is required for all first-year on-Grounds residents who move in on this day. More details on the meeting location and method wlll come from your RA.
Welcome Concert September 5 10:00-11:00 p.m. University Programs Council Join us on September 5 for a VIRTUAL CONCERT: An Evening with Joey BadA$$! Virtual doors open at 9:45 p.m. EST, with the show at 10:00 p.m. EST.
Move Into Residence Halls September 6 8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. UVA Housing & Residence Life Assigned appointment times vary. Check in with Resident Staff for information about mandatory meetings and welcome events. housing.virginia.edu/move-in-2020
HoosTakingCare-Self Care Strategies September 6 3:00-4:00 p.m. Contemplative Sciences Center

Please join the Contemplative Sciences Center to discuss some self care strategies to stay healthy this semester and beyond! Register beforehand: virginia.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcqf-mvrjouHtQq302lW4D_7wiyJeDuj9WA

RA First Hall Meeting (first-years) September 6 8:30 p.m. UVA Housing & Residence Life This meeting is required for all first-year on-Grounds residents who move in on this day. More details on the meeting location and method wlll come from your RA.

 

September 7-13

Event

Date

Time

Sponsor

Details

RA First Hall Meeting (upperclass residents) September 7 8:30 p.m. UVA Housing & Residence Life This meeting is required for all upperclass on-Grounds residents. More details on the meeting location and method wlll come from your RA.
RA First Hall Meeting (first-years) September 8 8:30 p.m. UVA Housing & Residence Life This meeting is required for all first-year on-Grounds residents who move in on this day. More details on the meeting location and method wlll come from your RA.
LEAD -- MSS Student Leader Panel September 10 6:00-7:00 p.m. Multicultural Student Services A conversation with Multicultural Student Services (MSS) student leaders. New incoming/transfer students will learn more about how to get involved with leadership development opportunities! Zoom Link: virginia.zoom.us/j/91520689879?pwd=b3dkdndoTHhjNXJtekwwRkhybDVadz09
Bollywood Dance Fitness September 11 5:00-6:00 p.m. Lorna Sundberg International Center Bollywood dance-fitness program that combines dance choreography/fitness moves with the music from Bollywood. Details and registration at internationalcenter.virginia.edu/bollywood-dance-fitness-0.
Quarantine Game Night September 11 7:30-9:30 p.m. Global Greeters Join Global Greeters in a new series called Quarantine Fun for new international students. For this series, they will be hosting Zoom events to play some games, chat with you, and give you a chance to unwind from what might've been a very overwhelming week. Their organization is fully committed to easing your transition into UVA, and they want you to feel at home even when home is hundreds of miles away. Register to receive the Zoom meeting link: bit.ly/GG-fun
O-Hill Movie Screening: Birds of Prey September 11 8:30-10:30 p.m. University Programs Council Wind down with UPC during our Movie Night featuring Birds of Prey! There will be both virtual and in-person options. In-person events will follow safety measures and require face masks.
Pop-Up Picnic September 12 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. University Programs Counc Come out to one of our pop-up picnic stations at 1:00 or 3:00 p.m. to get a picnic to go! We will provide the blanket (and some sweet treats) for you to enjoy a socially distanced afternoon outside!
Silent Disco September 12 8:00-10:00 p.m. University Programs Council Join UPC in kicking off the semester with a Silent Disco featuring American throwback songs and International music from Latin America, Asia, Europe, etc.! Dance with your friends either in-person or virtually! In regards to safety, we will have marked spaces to dance, have single-use headsets, have a sign up with 30-minute time slots, enforce face masks, and hand out treats as students leave the event.