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About Newcomb


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Welcome to the hub for student activities at the University of Virginia! There's something for everyone at Newcomb. If you're planning an event, need a bite to eat, or just seeking a quiet corner to relax you have come to the right place.

Newcomb also serves as the gateway to a variety of opportunities for involvement at the University. The offices of the Student Council, University Programs Council, and the Cavalier Daily call Newcomb home. If you're interested in any of the many student organizations at the University, drop by Newcomb and we'll help you get connected.

A dedicated team of student and professional staff are here to serve you in any way possible. We are eager to hear from you and continually attempt to enhance and improve our programs and services to meet the needs of the University community. Do you have suggestions or ideas, need a general question answered, or simply need directions? We are here to listen and offer assistance.

Newcomb provides opportunities for social, intellectual, and recreational exploration in a comfortable interactive environment. As a partner in the University's academic mission, our programs and services are intended to facilitate out-of-classroom experiences that complement traditional classroom learning.

The personality of any student center is a product of the individuals who regularly visit and use the facility. Our team sincerely hopes you take advantage of all Newcomb has to offer.