Open Learning

student working at laptopThe University of Virginia provides open learning resources as a vital part of our mission to increase access to high-quality educational resources within the Commonwealth of Virginia.  Open learning has provided an opportunity for the University to expand it’s global presence, integrate global perspectives to the UVA classroom, support teaching innovation, and encourage big data research through the use of learning analytics.

We invite you to join our outstanding faculty and the over 4 million learners from over 200 countries participating in our open online courses on Coursera.

In partnership with Distance Education of Africa (DeAfrica), the University has provided thousands of scholarships to learners. This program is open to anyone regardless of location. To view and apply for upcoming courses, please visit the DeAfrica site.