Welcome Week

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Welcome Week is an exciting mix of academic and co-curricular activities that signals the start of each academic year! The week encompasses a variety of events for new students, returning students, and the entire campus community.

Move-In Day
Learn more about move-in day on campus.
Learn more about the extended orientation experience for all new first-year students.
  • Move-In Day for 2020 will be a phased process, by appointment, starting Wednesday, August 5 and continuing through Monday, August 11.
  • Expedition, an extended orientation experience for all new first-year students, residential and commuters will be on Sunday, August 9 and Monday, August 10.  No registration required.
  • Fall Convocation is the official opening of the academic year for the entire campus community – Tuesday, August 12… watch for more details in your UVA Wise email closer to the event.
  • Plus a variety of other events throughout the week… check back throughout the summer for more updates!