Exploration
  1. Settle into your new home away from home. Explore the UVA Grounds and Charlottesville area!  
  2. Celebrate your 2nd Year at the Welcome Back bash on Saturday, August 26TH from 2:00 – 5:00 PM.
  3. Swing by the Career Center's 1515 location from 1:30 to 4:30 PM for a coffee career chat (1515 University Ave, 2nd Floor). 
  4. Attend the Majors Fair on October 10 from 1:00-4:00PM
  5. Attend Lighting on the Lawn
  6. Develop an academic plan with your academic advisor
  7. Take the online PathwayU assessment to learn more about your interests, skills, and values.
  8. Visit and reflect on the Memorial to Enslaved Laborers.
  9. Attend Rotunda Sing
  10. Trick-or-Treat on the Lawn
  11. Sign up for industry-specific Career Communities newsletters to find the best possible information on the career pathways you are most interested in! 
  12. Explore different major options by meeting with the Directors of Undergraduate Programs
  13. Attend our Career Fairs and other UVA Career Center events to talk directly with employers interested in hiring UVA students and learn about their internship programs. 
  14. Chat about gaining career-related experience during an appointment with a career counselor.
  15. Prioritize self-care using the UVA Well-Being Guides.
  16. Search for an alumni mentor on the Virginia Alumni Mentoring (VAM) platform
  17. Interested in a subject? Take a class in it, or utilize online learning resources like LinkedIn Learning or Coursera.
  18. Search and download the Hoos Involved app.
  19. Spark a conversation about class with a faculty member during office hours.
  20. Seek support from your family or friends.
  21. Eat at a restaurant on the Corner
  22. Start something new, such as joining a new student organization, or exercise class.
  23. Reflect on your journey so far through journaling, or meditation.
  24. Attend a UVA sporting event and learn the UVA cheers!
  25. Submit an application for a summer job, major, or internship.
  26. Celebrate your Success!!!