The University of Virginia’s College at Wise
A public, four-year residential college located in the lush mountains of southwestern Virginia, The University of Virginia's College at Wise is recognized as one of the top public liberal arts colleges in the nation. The only branch campus of the University of Virginia, UVa-Wise was founded in 1954 and currently enrolls 1,900 students.
UVa-Wise is home to Virginia’s only undergraduate degree program in software engineering. UVa-Wise offers 27 majors, 27 minors, seven pre-professional programs and 23 teaching licensures.
For three consecutive years, students at UVa-Wise have graduated with the lowest debt load of any liberal arts college in the nation, according to "U.S. News and World Report."
In 2006, UVa-Wise was selected for inclusion in “Colleges of Distinction,” which recognizes institutions for engaged students, great teaching, vibrant communities and successful outcomes.
For more information, visit www.uvawise.edu.