Map marking locations of UVA, London, Shanghai and Valencia

Students Admitted to UVA's College of Arts & Sciences can now
Begin Their UVA Experience in
a New and Exciting Way!


Join a select group of students and enhoy the life-changing experiences of study abroad in your first semester!

Whether you chose to spend your first semester in London, Shanghai or Valencia, UVA Global First offers you a compelling classroom experience with a hands-on exploration of the history, cultures, politics, and architecture of your host city.

 
London

UVA London First

Global Cultures in a World City

Begin your studies at Regent's University London; Directed by Professor Michael Levenson.

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UVA Shanghai First

Globalization in a Chinese Setting

Begin your studies at Fudan University; Directed by with Professor Mark Thomas.

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Valencia

UVA Valencia First

A UVA tradition now open to new first-year and transfer students.

Begin your studies in Spain and select either the Pre-health Track OR the Language & Culture Track; Directed by Professor Herbert Braun.

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