Due to inclement weather, UVa-Wise is closed on Friday, March 6.

UVa-Wise offers campus preview for prospective students and their families on April 16

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, April 16.

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.