University of Virginia is a public-private research university, established in 1819, located in Charlottesville, Virginia. It enrolls over 16,000 undergraduates, and has a campus rich in history. With its Jeffersonian architecture and breathtaking landscape, its grounds have been named the most beautiful in the country. It’s safe and walkable, with university & town buses helping its students commute to and from Charlottesville. It has suite-style and hall-style housing facilities, and with its dining hall options, it’s hard to stay hungry! Nearly 30% of the student body is inducted into Greek life, and The Cavaliers are at the top of their lacrosse game! Its students host the best tailgates, and tirelessly cheer for their football team. Notable UVA alumni include the funny-woman Tina Fey and journalist Katie Couric. University of Virginia, located in the midst of a charming college town, inspires a tight-knit and spirited community.