The University of Virginia has around 17,000 undergraduate students, 8,700 graduate and professional students, and 17,400 faculty and staff.
UVA is one of the top universities in the nation, consistently ranked in the top 30 overall and 3rd among public institutions by U.S. News & World Report, with 35 fields, departments, or schools ranked in the top 25 for graduate study.
The University awards 100 master’s degrees in 52 fields, and 70 doctoral degrees in 51 fields.
5 Strategic Research Themes
The University is investing in and growing 5 strategic areas of research: Democracy, Environmental Resilience and Sustainability, Precision Medicine, the Brain and Neuroscience, and Digital Technology and Society.