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Lily Roberts

Lily Roberts (she/her/hers) is a fourth-year student in the School of Architecture pursuing a Distinguished Major in Urban + Environmental Planning and a minor in Dance, Design, and Architectural History.


Why UVA? Here’s Why.

Let our students show you what makes UVA feel like home, from the court to the classroom.

Dean on Call

Need emergency support now? The Dean on Call is available 24 hours a day.

  • Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.: Call (434) 924-7133
  • Other hours: Call the UVA Police Department at (434) 924-7166 and ask to connect with the Dean on Call.

What's Happening

Orientation group on the Lawn during Summer Orientation

Summer Orientation

June 30, 2022 7:30 am - August 18, 2022 5:00 pm
UVA Grounds

Summer Orientation offers an opportunity for students and their guests to visit Grounds and learn about the University. Two-day Orientation sessions (one day for transfer students) take place over the summer. Student and parent programs run concurrently, helping all get acquainted with the rich diversity of UVA life and available resources.

Two students sitting outside in green chairs with a black and white dog

Wahoo Welcome

August 18, 2022 12:00 am - October 1, 2022 12:00 am
UVA Grounds

During the first weeks of school, Wahoo Welcome is a University-wide program that helps to prepare you for life at UVA, acclimates you to Grounds, helps you to connect with your peers, and find your place at the University.

Family at Valediction 2019

Family Weekend

October 28, 2022 12:00 am - October 30, 2022 12:00 am
UVA Grounds

UVA Family Weekend 2022 will occur from October 28-30. Events will take place throughout the weekend, including talks, concerts, exhibitions, and a home football game against Miami on Saturday, October 29.

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