Learn how the gardens of Grounds have changed—and stayed the same—from Jefferson’s original plans.
University Hall, the former home to the basketball programs and the venue of legendary concerts, will be demolished to make room for additional sports fields.
Along winding walkways and serpentine walls, our photo essay leads you down the gardens’ paths.
U-Hall was home to UVA basketball for 41 years. Celebrate some of the sports victories and other highlights in this retrospective.
Two Charlottesville establishments are slated for demolition to lend space for future Ivy Corridor buildings.
They have long tenure, but they don’t grade and they don’t judge. They make you feel at home.
A new space between Clemons and Alderman libraries provides a place for students to reflect.
Excavation uncovers a dilemma: Should the colonnade be the bright white of our time or the unpainted tan of Jefferson’s?
Thomas Jefferson was a visionary leader--and a meticulous construction manager.
Davenport Field is undergoing a major renovation, which includes 1,000 more seats; a 5,000-square-foot development center with batting cages and pitching mounds; a field-level club area; and more.
Take a look back at how the University has celebrated big anniversary milestones.
Through architecture, Jefferson hoped students would gain a sense of design, order and beauty.
The Freedom Ring memorial, a representation of the University’s relationship with slavery, is expected to be completed by the Bicentennial in 2019.
The UVA community reclaims a higher Grounds, seeking to supplant images of angry torch-bearers with scenes of peace.
Officials, alumni condemn violence in the name of hate on Grounds and in town.
When all goes well, life at UVA in the summer is quiet. But that doesn’t mean things aren’t happening. Here’s a snapshot of some of what happened on Grounds this summer.
Old vs. new, UVA past vs. UVA future: North Grounds gives a nod to Jeffersonian design, but at a distance.
The quiet spaces inside UVA’s 14 libraries take on new relevance in the digital age.
Virginia’s Curry School of Education climbs in the rankings; a new student center opens on the Corner; and a Grammy Award-winning producer visits Grounds.
Think you know UVA’s Grounds? Take our 15-photo quiz to prove it!