Student Services

Housing - Current UVA Students

Housing will be available for current UVA students. For information related to housing during January Term please click here.

Housing - Visiting Students

Guest Housing for visiting students is available at hotels near UVA Grounds. If you are interested in guest housing, please let our office know.

Dining Services

Students may purchase "Plus Dollars" for use at On Grounds dining locations.  UVa Dining Services determines which locations will be open during J-term. For more information visit.

University Library Hours.

To view library hours for J-Term visit
Choose 'View Full Hours Calendar' option and navigate to the month of January 2025.

Parking and Transportation

During the January term, some of the services provided by Parking and Transportation are altered from the services provided during the regular academic term. For example, during the January term, University Transit Service will be running on a Student Holiday Service. The Central Grounds Parking Garage will be open with regular hourly rates charged. Limited reserved parking may be available at University Hall, Emmet/Ivy Garage, and Culbreth Garage. To purchase permits and obtain more information, please call Parking & Transportation at 434-924-7231 or go to the Parking & Transportation Web site.

Office of the Dean of Students

The Office of the Dean of Students helps students work through challenging situations, discuss individual and community issues of concern, and develop programming ideas.

Student Health

Operational hours at Student Health are 8:00 am until 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday, during January Term.

University Police

University Police will maintain the same level of support and resources during January Term as they provide during the academic year. The information may be obtained by visiting their website.


SafeRide's purpose is to provide a safe passage for current students with valid UVa student IDs, who would otherwise have to walk alone at night. Hours of Operations: 12:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m., seven days a week during the January Term Session. For more information visit Contact Info: (Contact SafeRide after midnight only) 434-242-1122.

Intramural Recreational Sports

Facilities will be available for use during January Term. Facility schedules click here or by calling the Intramural Hot Line at 924-PLAY.

Newcomb Hall

Newcomb Hall will be open from 8am to 5pm, Monday thru Friday during January Term.

University Bookstore

The University Bookstore will be open during January Term. Hours vary daily.


Information Technology and Communication will provide services during January Term. More information.