The Parent Handbook is now available in Spanish!

Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese

Latin American Studies

Hispanic Studies in Valencia

Just Report It – If you have been the victim of or have witnessed an act of bias or disrespect in our community, please alert our office by reporting it here. Your report will be confidential and read by the dean on call, who will follow-up promptly.

Get Grounded – a student-run initiative to combat the social norm of bystander behavior—that is, to encourage and empower students, faculty and staff to recognize, react and respect at the University of Virginia.

Mentoring Resource Packet [PDF]

Voices of Diversity – a hub that highlights and celebrates the achievements and contributions of diversity at the University.

CAPS – UVa’s primary student counseling clinic

UCS – University Career Services

Oportunidades Newsletter – archives


Michelle Sawwan, Program Coordinator for Multicultural Student Services; Office of the Dean of Students – My goal is to listen to the voices of various communities; to empower students to educate, support and collaborate with one another; and to promote intercultural dialogue, awareness and celebration.  Feel free to come to me with any questions, concerns, comments or suggestions.

Newcomb Hall / Programs & Councils Space at the end of the hall / Office 164D
Phone (434) 924.7449 / Fax (434) 924.3889