UVaM - University of Virginia Art Museum


U.Va. student opportunities

The Museum invites University students to explore the Museum and its collections through the student docent program, internships, and volunteer opportunities.

Student Docents

The Fralin student docents are trained in a variety of museum education techniques, including the inquiry method. After a completing the required Docent Training Course, they lead tours for school groups and community organizations, assist with the annual Writer's Eye competition, and contribute to the Museum’s mission by fostering an appreciation for art in visitors of all ages.

Fall 2014

Docent Training Course‚Ä®
The deadline for students to apply to the fall 2014 Docent Training Course has passed. Check the Student Docent Program page later in the fall semester for information about applying to the spring 2015 course. 


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The Museum is pleased to offer internships through UIP (University Internship Programs) and the Global Development Studies program, both of which offer academic credit. Graduate students are encouraged to apply for the Luzak-Lindner Graduate Fellowship.