Prospective Employees

Prospective Employees

We are a community of approximately 30,000 students, staff, faculty, and clinicians advancing our world-class institution in a variety of capacities bound together by a dedication to service. This is a dynamic, progressive, and positive university, surrounded by a stunningly beautiful natural environment. Would you like to join us?

Why UVA?

Get to know your new community! Learn more about our institution, missions, and traditions. You can also find information about Moving & Relocating, such as public school information, and Dual Career resources for faculty and staff spouses and partners.

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UVA Health Plan

You have up to 3 health plan options (depending on your employee type) – Basic, Value, or Choice Health – to meet your and your family's needs. Changes can be made during an Open Enrollment period each October or after a major life change, like a change in marital status, an addition to the family, or a leave of absence.

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UVA Dependent Care Resources

There are few things more important than taking care of our loved ones. UVA agrees and has made providing dependent care resources, options, and financial support to employees a primary goal. Whether you need full-time childcare, short-term back-up care for a loved one, or extra support for schoolwork, below you can find resources available to support your caregiving needs offered by UVA or from local community programs.  

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Depending on your employment status, you have the option to enroll in the Virginia Retirement System (VRS), Optional Retirement Plan (ORP), or Medical Center Retirement Program (MCRP). Through these programs, you also get benefits like life insurance, disability coverage, long-term care benefits, and survivor benefits.

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UVA Temps

Hire a temporary employee to address department workload fluctuations, and answer unexpected or temporary demands, such as seasonal or peak periods.

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Why Charlottesville?

From amazing food to exciting startups to unrivaled scenic beauty, Charlottesville has a lot to offer.

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About Well-Being

We encourage all member of our community to participate in our comprehensive wellness program, which supports the physical, emotional, and financial wellbeing of our community.

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Become A UVA Temp

As a temporary employee you can showcase your talents and learn more about working at the University. You may even receive an offer for a regular position which comes with excellent job security and benefits.

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Moving and Relocation

Execute a Moving Agreement and process reimbursement requests to help your new employees and their families transition to the Charlottesville area with ease.

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Benefit Savings Accounts

UVA offers several benefits savings accounts. Depending on employee type and health plan enrollment, you may have the option to enroll in a Flexible Spending Account, limited Flexible Spending Account, or Health Savings Account. If you are University Staff, you may have access to a Supplemental Benefit Credit.

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Military Talent Partnership

We value the strong qualities military talent contribute to our University which is why we provide educational and networking opportunities to veterans, as well as active and reservist service members from any branch.

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