International Student and Parent Welcome Dinner

Thursday, August 22nd
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Doors open at 6:00 p.m.

UVA Aquatic & Fitness Center
450 Whitehead Road
Charlottesville, VA 22904

International first-year, transfer students, exchange students and their families are invited to a casual dinner as a welcome to the UVA community. Hosted by University Advancement’s Office of Engagement, guests will have the opportunity to meet University faculty and staff, key University leaders, new classmates and their families, and student leaders.

Parking available after 5:00 p.m. in any S6 parking lot, next to Scott Stadium.

Pictures from our 2018 event

The International Student and Parent Welcome Dinner has occurred since 2009 in conjunction with UVA Express. The Welcome Dinner is attended by faculty, administrators, students and parents. More than 500 people attended last year from more than 30 countries.

Countries Represented at 2012 Welcome Dinner
Countries Represented at the International Welcome Dinner