Student Handbook

The Student Handbook is your guide to life at UVa-Wise. In it you'll find the College's mission, goals and policies, as well as information about student clubs and organizations, student governance, and more in the following sections:

  • Introductions - welcome, institutional mission, goals & vision
  • Academics - academic support services, college catalog, and release of student information (FERPA)
  • Student Life - OFFICE OF STUDENT LIFE (C. Bascom Slemp Student Center, Center for Student Development, Collegiate Ministries, Greek Life, Leadership, and Student Activities, Intramurals & Outdoor Recreation) and ADDITIONAL INFORMATION (Athletics, Bookstore, Campus Police, Cavs Card, clubs & organizations, cultural activities, Dining Services, Housing & Residence Life, Information Technology, my.uvawise portal, Post Office, social events & meetings, student publications, and town & gown collaboration
  • Student Governance - Code of Conduct, Honor System, Residence Hall Guidelines, Student Conduct System, Student Government Association, and Vehicle Rules & Regulations
  • UVa-Wise Policies - alcohol/drugs, copyright policy for students, degree revocation, domestic animal & wildlife management, grievance procedure, hazing, involuntary withdrawal, parental notification policy, pets, sexual/discriminatory harassment, skateboarding, solicitation & salesmen, students exhibiting suicidal tendencies or behaviors, tobacco products use, use of copyrighted material, and weapons storage
  • Emergency Preparedness - campus notifications, lockdown/shelter in place, and threat assessment team

The 2014-2015 Student Handbook is provided in PDF-format [here].  Document revised February 5, 2015.

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