students in lounge


We're here for you, UVA students! All of these resources are free and available for you during the center's regular hours. 


  • check off some of your to-do items in our comfortable and quiet study spaces 
  • meditate, reflect, or just savor a rare moment of alone time in our Room to Breathe
  • our Maker Space has an assortment of paper, markers & pencils, and lots of other tools and supplies you can use for creative work and relaxation

Essentials for your wellbeing

  • enjoy a cup of tea from our main floor or upstairs break room to revive or relax 
  • fuel up with our food pantry, stocked with non-perishables, hygiene supplies, and other necessities. 


  • recall your love of non-required reading with one of our books from the front office Reading in Hues bookshelf or conference room library shelves
  • join us for special sessions like, this one:

Spring 2024: Cultivating Calm with Creativity: A Weekly Drop-in for UVa Students and Staff
Thursdays 12-1 pm,  January 17- May 9, 2024
Women’s Center Maker Space

Ever need a pause between classes, texts, and to-dos? Curious about using creativity to cultivate a calmer mind? Drop by the Women’s Center and bring your drawing, needlework, knitting, collage or other craft, or use our supplies to get started. Instruction is available. All gender identities and skill levels are welcome. No sign up is necessary.

Questions? Email Margaret Edwards, LPC