Public Service, Government, and Law

Check out the information below for majors, events, and other opportunities to help you pursue your academic and career interests.

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Choosing Your Major from Afar

Still searching for the major you love? Don’t worry that you aren’t on Grounds – you can do a lot remotely!

Learning in Action

Learning in Action is the front door to public service at the University of Virginia, designed to connect students, faculty, …

SE@UVA

Social Entrepreneurship at UVA creates opportunities for students to learn about social entrepreneurship through experiential classes, workshops, speakers, hackathons, concept …

Office of Undergraduate Research

The Office of Undergraduate Research mission is to encourage, promote, and support undergraduate student research. The office serves the UVA …

Undergraduate Research Grants

The Office of Undergraduate Research administers and keeps a list of several grants to students to fund research projects. See …

Curry Programs Information Sessions

Do you want to make a difference? Join the Curry Community and multiply your impact! Hear from students, faculty and …

Explore Academics

Major: Commerce

The McIntire School of Commerce allows students to combine a world-class business program with an outstanding two-year foundation in liberal …

Major: Youth and Social Innovation

As an undergraduate student in the Youth & Social Innovation major, you’ll engage in coursework that integrates theory and research …

Minor: Politics

A minor program in Government and Foreign Affairs requires at least 15 hours (with grades of ‘C’ or better) of …