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PLEASE NOTE: Fall undergraduate courses will begin on Tuesday, August 25. Information and FAQs are available on the Return to Grounds website and the Fall 2020 Student Resource website, which will be updated frequently.

All events on Grounds are cancelled until at least August 15.



The entrance to the Elson Student Health Center
When students begin their time at the University of Virginia, they face lots of transition and change. The Department of Student Health and Wellness is here to help! For many of our students, fall semester will be the first time they are independently responsible for their health and well-being.
A picture of bowls with chips, pretzels, and nuts.
Melanie Brede is a registered dietician in the University of Virginia’s Department of Student Health and Wellness. She’s been treating a lot of patients who have been stress eating since the country began quarantining in March, and spoke with UVA Today about the phenomenon, why it happens and what people can do to get healthier.
Dr. Stephanie Hartman
Get to know our Associate Director of Primary Care and double Hoo, Dr. Stephanie Hartman.
photo with text reading "Commitment to Anti-Racism"
A Statement from the Department of Student Health and Wellness