The University of Virginia has around 16,000 undergraduate students, 7,800 graduate and professional students, and 17,400 faculty and staff.
UVA is one of the top universities in the nation, ranked 28th overall and 4th 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 83 master’s degrees in 67 fields, and 54 doctoral degrees in 53 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.