Nearly 6,400 degrees were conferred during Final Exercises on May 18. For the first time in University history, more than 10 percent of the graduates were international students.
The 'community of trust' traces its origins to the first students, but the Honor System has taken some twists and turns over the years.
As revered as the University's traditions are, some change with the times and others fade away entirely. Here's a look at just a few.
Mrs. Alfred E. Walker, "the Queen," shaped social life at the University for 35 years.
UVA's cherished Honor System is facing major challenges, not the least of which is students' reluctance to participate. Six people with an interest in the future of honor share their thoughts.