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Access UVA & First Generation Student Support

The Office of the Dean of Students works to provide comprehensive support services and programs to create equitable educational opportunities for all students across grounds. This includes all students participating in the Access UVA financial aid program, first-generation college students, independent students, non-traditional students, undergraduate, graduate, and professional students.


Summer Session Financial Aid

If you plan to attend summer session on Grounds and are seeking financial aid, make sure to review the information at  There is a separate application form for financial aid for summer, available at  Once you enroll in 6 hours of Summer Session classes, we will review your financial aid eligibility and award you accordingly.  Keep in mind that, while there is a limited amount of grant funding available for summer, in most cases financial aid for Summer Session is limited to federal or private loans.


Mark your calendars for 2014 summer registration!

Do you plan on taking courses at UVA over the summer? If so, the date for summer course registration is April 14th for third- and fourth-years and April 15th for first- and second-years. Registration is open to all students on April 16th. For more information about summer session dates and registration, click here.