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Prospective students to preview College at UVa-Wise 360° Feb. 19

Prospective students and their families are invited to preview The University of Virginia’s College at Wise campus from all angles during UVa-Wise 360° on Saturday, Feb. 19.

UVa-Wise 360° provides students with an inclusive look at campus life. The event includes an academic and activities fair, campus and residence hall tours, question-and-answer presentations by the admissions counselors and a complimentary lunch. Participants will have an opportunity to talk with faculty, staff and current students to learn more about the wide variety of academic, athletic and social opportunities at UVa-Wise.

The program takes place in the Fred B. Greear Gymnasium from 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. Rusty Necessary, vice chancellor for enrollment management, will welcome the families.

Pre-registration for UVa-Wise 360° is requested. Students may register online at For more information, call 276-328-0102 or toll-free at 888-282-9324, or e-mail

The only branch campus of the University of Virginia, UVa-Wise is ranked among the nation’s top ten public liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report. UVa-Wise offers Virginia's only undergraduate degree in software engineering, among 28 other degrees and professional programs in the liberal arts tradition of Thomas Jefferson.