Campus Preview Day February 22nd, 2014!


  UVa-Wise  360º 

Campus Preview Days 

Special Saturdays are designated as Campus Preview days for prospective students and their families. The UVA Wise 360 program includes an academic and activities fair staffed by faculty, staff, and students; a campus tour; information sessions with admissions counselors; tours of the residence halls; and complimentary tickets to a campus event (as available).   

Academic Year 2013-2014 dates:

October 19, 2013

February 22, 2014

April 26, 2014


 Sample Schedule  & Fair List for Campus Preview Day


Check-in  & Light Breakfast

 (Cantrell Banquet Hall: 2nd floor Cantrell Hall)

(Menu: Ham rolls, Muffins, Coffee, Orange Juice, and Water)



Donna Price Henry, Chancellor

UVa-Wise Presentation

Office of Admissions


Group A: Campus/Residence Hall Tour         

 (Freshman Halls: Commonwealth & McCraray)

UVa-Wise Student Ambassadors

Group B: Academic  & Activities Fair

(C. Bascom Slemp Student Center - 5th Floor)

Faculty, Student Clubs, and Organizations


Group A and Group B Session Swap

(Group A: Academics & Activities Fair)

(Group B: Campus/Residence Hall Tour)


Lunch  (Hunter J. Smith Dining Commons)  

 *Participant list for February 16th, 2013 Academic & Activities Fair:

Dept. of Business and Economics


Dept. of Education


Dept. of History

Dept. of Language and Literature

Peake Honors Program (All Majors)

Dept. of Math & Computer Science

Dept. of Natural Sciences

Dept. of Nursing

Dept. of Communication

Dept. of Social Sciences

Dept. of Visual & Performing Arts (Theater)

Admissions Office

Academic Support Services

Advising & Retention Office

Alpha Sigma Tau

Athletics & SAAC

Baptist Collegiate Ministries (BCM)

Campus Police

Catholic Campus Ministry

Center for Student Development

Collegiate Entrepreneur Organization

Financial Aid Office  

Habitat for Humanity

Highland Cavalier

Highland Singers

Housing & Residential Life

Intramurals, Outdoor, & Student Activities

International Programs

Kappa Sigma



National Society of Leadership & Success (NSLS)

Phi Sigma Sigma

Pi Kappa Phi

Pi Lambda Phi

Residence Hall Association (RHA)

ROTC (Army)


Student Activities Board (SAB)

Student Government Association (SGA)

Theta Phi Alpha

UVa-Wise Cheerleaders

UVa-Wise Collegiate Hunting Association

UVa-Wise Student Ambassadors

Wesley Foundation

   ***The UVa-Wise Bookstore (located in the C. Bascom Slemp Student Center) will be open from 9:00am-1:00pm***

 ***The offices of Admissions and Financial Aid (located in Crockett Hall) will be open from 11:00am until 1:00pm*** 

  Local Accommodations 

Lodging for those families requiring overnight accommodations is available at the following establishments:

Best Western (Wise) 276-328-3500

Holiday Inn (Norton) 276-679-6655

Days Inn (Norton) 276-679-5340

Super 8 (Norton) 276-679-0893

Comfort Inn (Big Stone Gap) 276-523-5911

The Inn at Norton (Norton) 276-679-7000

The Best Western is five minutes from campus. The hotels in Norton are approximately 10 minutes away and the Comfort Inn is approximately 20

minutes away.

Directions to UVa-WiseCampus Map

 For additional information regarding Open House:  

(276) 328-0102 or (888) 282-9324



    Application Due:
    December 1

    Deposit Due:
    February 15


    Application Due:
    February 1

    Deposit Due:
    March 15