The University of Virginia's College at Wise


The University of Virginia's College at Wise

The University of Virginia's College at Wise is a public, four-year residential liberal arts college located in the lush mountains of Southwest Virginia. As a Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC) member institution, UVA Wise is nationally-accredited and has been nationally-ranked among top public liberal art colleges in the U.S.

Academic Programs

  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Additional Information

UVA Wise is dedicated to providing students with a quality liberal arts education at an affordable price. As a state-supported school, we offer a distinct educational value in southwest Virginia-our graduates leave with some of the lowest debt of any in the country and with a prestigious University of Virginia degree.

Visit us

UVA Wise would love to host you on campus for a visit. You can tour with an admissions counselor or choose to have a student led tour by one of our student ambassadors. You can view campus, see residence halls, have lunch in the dining hall and even meet with faculty members. You can schedule your campus tour here:

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Admissions office

Visit us

School location

1 College Avenue
Wise, VA 24293-4400, United States of America

Phone number

(888) 282-9324