UVa-Wise 360 (Campus Preview)

UVa-Wise  360º 

Campus Preview Days 

Special Saturdays are designated as Campus Preview days for prospective students and their families. The UVA Wise 360 program includes an academic and activities fair staffed by faculty, staff, and students; a campus tour; information sessions with admissions counselors; tours of the residence halls; and complimentary tickets to a campus event (as available).   

February 22, 2014

April 26, 2014

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  Schedule & Fair List for Campus Preview Day



February 22, 2014


8:30am           Check-In & Light Refreshments

                       (Cantrell Banquet Hall: 2nd floor Cantrell Hall)

                       (Menu: Muffins, Fruit, Coffee, Fruit Juice, and Water)


9:00am       Welcome to UVa-Wise!

                Rusty Necessary, Vice Chancellor of Enrollment

                Donna Price Henry, Chancellor               

                       Door Prizes (Office of Admissions)


9:30am         Depart for Academic & Activities Fair


                 (Groups led by UVa-Wise Student Ambassadors)

9:45am           Academic & Activities Fair

                 (Greear Gymnasium located behind the Stallard Baseball Field)     

10:45am         Campus & Residence Hall Tour

                  (Led by UVa-Wise Student Ambassadors)

11:45am      Lunch (Hunter J. Smith Dining Commons)

         ***The UVa-Wise Bookstore

 (located on the first floor of the C. Bascom Slemp Student Center)

will be open from 9:00am-1:00pm***

***The offices of Admissions (Crockett Hall),

Financial Aid (Crockett Hall, 1st floor)and Housing (Cantrell Hall, 1st floor)

 will be open from 11:00am until 1:00pm***


 *Participant list for Academic & Activities Fair (February. 22):

Dept. of Business and Economics


Dept. of Education


Dept. of History

Dept. of Language and Literature

Peake Honors Program (All Majors)

Dept. of Math & Computer Science

Dept. of Natural Sciences

Dept. of Nursing

Dept. of Communication

Dept. of Social Sciences

Dept. of Visual & Performing Arts (Theater and Art)

Alpha Sigma Tau (Feb. 22nd Only)

College Republicans

Colleges Against Cancer (Relay for Life)

Gaming Club

Highland Cavalier

Kappa Sigma


Marching Highland Cavaliers

MCA (Multicultural Alliance)

NSLS-National Society of Leadership & Success

NSTA (National Science Teacher's Association)

Peake Honors Program

Phi Sigma Sigma

Pi Kappa Phi

Pi Lambda Phi

Pre-Professional Club

RHA (Residence Hall Association)


SAB-Student Activities Board



Spanish Club

Student Ambassadors

SVEA (Student VA Educators Association)

Theta Phi Alpha


Undergraduate Research

Young Democrats (April 26th Only)



***The UVa-Wise Bookstore (located in the C. Bascom Slemp Student Center) will be open from 9:00am-1:00pm***

 ***The offices of Admissions, Financial Aid (located in Crockett Hall), and Housing (Cantrell Hall) will be open from 11:00am until 1:00pm*** 

  Local Accommodations 

Lodging for those families requiring overnight accommodations is available at the following establishments:

Best Western (Wise) 276-328-3500

Holiday Inn (Norton) 276-679-6655

Days Inn (Norton) 276-679-5340

Super 8 (Norton) 276-679-0893

Comfort Inn (Big Stone Gap) 276-523-5911

The Inn at Norton (Norton) 276-679-7000

The Best Western is five minutes from campus. The hotels in Norton are approximately 10 minutes away and the Comfort Inn is approximately 20

minutes away.

Directions to UVa-WiseCampus Map

 For additional information regarding Open House:


(276) 328-0102 or (888) 282-9324



    Application Due:
    December 1

    Deposit Due:
    February 15


    Application Due:
    February 1

    Deposit Due:
    March 15