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Aerial view of student center and library

UVA-Wise Upward Bound receives grant

Upward Bound at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise was recently awarded a supplement grant in the amount of $39,999 from the U.S. Department of Education. The grant will support student mastery of key prerequisites to ensure success in all STEM fields and will expose students to building-block skills such as critical thinking and problem-solving,…

Memorial for Stan Willis set for Nov. 5

A memorial service for Stanley Willis, one of the College's original history department faculty, will be held at the David J. Prior Convocation Center at UVa-Wise on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 2 p.m.…

Chancellor Henry statement on Charlottesville events

Dear Campus Community, The terrible events that took place in Charlottesville this weekend are heartbreaking and intolerable. We at UVa-Wise stand with the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, and all of Virginia in denouncing the…

ProArt wins Dominion award

The ProArt Association, based on the UVa-Wise campus, is one of five nonprofit organizations from Virginia to receive a $10,000 Shining Star ArtStars Award. Dominion Resources recognized ProArt for its WiseJAMS program. WiseJAMS provides…

UVa-Wise has $84 million economic impact

An economic impact study reveals that the University of Virginia’s College at Wise pumped $84 million into Virginia’s economy and had a strong $64 million overall economic impact on the seven coalfield counties and…

UVa-Wise December Recognition of Graduates streaming video link

The University of Virginia's College at Wise Recognition of December Graduates streaming video link can be accessed at Friday, Dec. 9, at 1 p.m. at https://portal.stretchinternet.com/uvawise/portal.htm?eventId=333583&streamType=video.