Faculty Resources

The success of the University is closely connected to the remarkable quality of its faculty.  Resources have been provided to support them in their teaching, research and service endeavors.

Faculty Handbook

The online Faculty Handbook provides information about the University of Virginia, its conditions of employment, benefits, and administrative policies that are essential to the faculty experience. These policies are intended to support the University’s faculty--an innovative, collaborative and productive group of scholars and educators.


An index of Provost related policies pertaining recruiting, hiring, retention, and performance of faculty.

Documents & Forms

The Provost’s Office provides, documents, and forms related to the academic activities of the University.

Search Committee Support

The work of search committee members and chairs is a valuable service to the university. Faculty excellence is foundational to organizational excellence and is rooted in the dedicated work of individual search committee members and chairs, and the committee as a whole, to attract the best possible applicant pool. A collection of resources has been provided for use during a search.

Community Guide

A guide to the U.Va. and Charlottesville Community