January Term 2019 Overview

Domestic J-Term 2019 includes courses in Anthropology, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Classics, Drama, English, Engineering,  Environmental Sciences, Global Studies, History, Italian, Math, Middle Eastern & South Asian Languages and Culture, Politics, Public Policy, Psychology, Religious Studies, Science, Technology, & Society, Slavic Languages and Literatures, Sociology, Statistics, Systems Engineering, and Women & Gender Studies. Most courses are based in Charlottesville, but many include travel components within the US.

January Term 2020

Dates: January 2 - 11, 2020.  A tentative course list will be available in July, 2019.
Please note that January Term courses will meet on Saturday, January 4 as well as Saturday, January 11.

Enrollment Dates

Monday, November 11th for 3rd & 4th years
Tuesday, November 12th for 1st & 2nd years
Wednesday, November 13th for visiting students
Last day to enroll online is January 1

Course Proposal Form

Faculty and Advanced Graduate Students may propose a course for a domestic January Term offering by completing this form.  Send completed form to januaryterm@virginia.edu. 

Information regarding Study Abroad Program Proposals may be found at this link.


"J-Term is awesome, you get to really concentrate on one class...its a nice transition to the Spring semester."

- J-term Student