Student Events

Welcome back everyone! We hope you had a great summer. Below are our upcoming events and what the expect our Welcome Week.  We offer a mix of online and in person events. Make sure to check out the Curry Virtual Community and like the the EdCouncil Facebook page to stay up to date on all of their upcoming events. We hope you join us!


Welcome Curry Picnic

Monday, August 26th: Details and RSVP here (all students, staff and faculty) - Free food and games! Come say hi to your faculty, fellow students and Curry staff.


Welcome Centers - Faculty + Resources Offices

Tuesday, August 27th  - Tuesday, September 3rd, Bavaro, Ruffner and Mem Gym: We will have welcome center with snacks, coffee and water during the first week of classes. Each will be staffed by a faculty member and or resource person to answer questions.


Virtual Welcome week (for any student!) is 8/26-8/30. Online Student Support Specialist Bernadette Poerio ( will be hosting two different welcome zoom sessions where students can drop in and ask questions. They are:

Tuesday, August 27th, 6:30-7:30pm:

Wednesday, August 28th, 6:30-7:30pm:


Cups and Conversations

Wednesday, September 4th – 1 -2 PM, Bavaro Atrium: Join the Curry Community for coffee, food and conversation


Facebook Live – Easy tips on how to get involved at Curry

Wednesday, September 4th – 4 PM, Curry's Facebook page: Trying to figure out how to get involved at Curry or just UVA in general? Want to know what resources are at your fingertips now that you are a UVA student? Join Bern Poerio (Online Student Support Specialist) and Jessica Livingston (Director of Student Affairs) to learn more!


EdCouncil Kick Off Event – Eat and Compete:

Thursday, September 5th Join EdCouncil in the Breneman Courtyard 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM for free food, games, and swag. A fun way to socialize in between classes and meet some new people outside of your program!


Wahoo Welcome Week - Various events open to all students (new and returning)