UPC Presents: Isle of Dogs Movie Screening
Sep
28
to Sep 29

UPC Presents: Isle of Dogs Movie Screening

Are you a fan of Wes Anderson movies? Do you like dogs??? If so, come check out a special screening of Isle of Dogs this Friday (09/28) at 7pm in the Chapel!

Bring your friends and try your hand at Mellow-style trivia starting at 7pm - prizes include mugs, onesies, posters, and & Wes Anderson stickers. Movie starts at 8pm but come by before to grab a seat, grab some popcorn, and maybe even meet a real dog?!

**Note: we will have our usual screening on Saturday 9/29 @ 8 PM in Newcomb Theater

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LSA Ball: Vintage Latinx
Sep
29
7:00 PM19:00

LSA Ball: Vintage Latinx

Join LSA for LSA Ball, our annual fall semi-formal event!
Don't miss out on some bomb dinner (with help from UPC & 4th Year Trustees!) and music by DJ LilValWow🎉

Venmo @LatinxUVA for tickets:
$12 single ticket / $20 couple tickets
Include your name and computing ID in Venmo comment
*If you need any financial assistance, please contact us so we can sort it out!

Attire: Semi-formal 
Entrance to the after party (10:30pm) is included with your ticket!

TICKET PRICES GO UP THURSDAY 9/27 (applies to tickets @ door)
$14 single ticket/$22 couple ticket

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UPC Presents: Larger Than Life
Sep
29
to Sep 30

UPC Presents: Larger Than Life

Take it back to elementary school with a night full of board games, coloring, and more, but this time, Larger than Life! Massive versions of the games you love most, including Hungry Hungry Hippos, Connect 4, and foosball, complete with massive candy bars as prizes too!

Come by the AFC to grab a juice box and slice of massive pizza, and take it back to your childhood roots!

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UPC Presents: Slumber Under the Stars
Sep
21
to Sep 22

UPC Presents: Slumber Under the Stars

Who's ready to gain back good memories of sleepovers at your friend’s place from childhood? Us. Too. Well dust off your stress, make some DIY crafting, and enjoy some star-themed food and movie! Join us with UPC this Saturday in the PAC for an unforgettable and extravagant night under the stars!

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UPC Presents: Sitcom Trivia
Sep
20
8:00 PM20:00

UPC Presents: Sitcom Trivia

Are you a fan of The Office, Parks and Rec, Friends, How I Met Your Mother, Always Sunny, and Brooklyn 99? Come to 1515 on Thursday the 20th to put your knowledge to the test with UPC Sitcom Trivia night. Make a group of 2-6 people that are ready to show off their obscure sitcom knowledge.

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UPC x ASU x CSA Present: Fall Symposium ft. Awkwafina
Sep
14
6:00 PM18:00

UPC x ASU x CSA Present: Fall Symposium ft. Awkwafina

UPC, ASU, and CSA are excited to announce Nora Lum, also known as Awkwafina, as this year’s guest for our Fall Symposium! She is an Asian American of Chinese and Korean descent from Queens, New York. In just this past year, she acted in the hit-sensational movies Ocean’s 8 released in July and Crazy Rich Asians released in August.

Join us Friday, September 14th at 6PM in Newcomb Theater (bottom floor of Newcomb Hall) for a special discussion with Awkwafina herself as well as a chance to take a photo with her! Learn about her experiences in the entertainment business. There will be pre-show performances from talented UVA students as well as a free movie screening of Ocean’s 8 following the event! We will also be holding a raffle for all attendees.

FREE EVENT for UVA students, alumni, faculty, and staff only! Please make sure to bring your student ID.

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UPC Presents: Ocean's 8
Sep
14
to Sep 16

UPC Presents: Ocean's 8

Friday (Sep 14th): Join us for pre-speaker performances from 6-6:30PM at Newcomb Theater. Ocean’s 8 star Awkwafina will be talking at 6:30PM - there will be an opportunity for Q&A! The movie screening will be starting at 8PM. 

Saturday (Sep 15): Come see a movie screening of Ocean’s 8 at Newcomb Theater at 8PM

All events will be taking place at Newcomb Theater. There will be free popcorn while supplies last!

Link: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1s5b_nK9Jh1oWTsg9XucVxPHxVmyQ39di 

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UPC Presents: Pet Craft Night
Sep
7
to Sep 8

UPC Presents: Pet Craft Night

The cat’s out of the bag - on Friday, 9/7 UPC is hosting a pet themed craft night! Crafts include making pet rocks, painting canvases, and decorating picture frames. Additionally, we will be raffling off a Pillow Pet as well as giving out a Roots gift card to the winner of our Cutest Pet competition. We’re not kitten, ewe have to be there!

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UPC Presents: Hypnotist Tom Deluca
Aug
31
7:00 PM19:00

UPC Presents: Hypnotist Tom Deluca

He's back! 

Join UPC and the UVA community for another year of Tom DeLuca's Hypnotist show. Watch, laugh, and be amazed as Tom hypnotizes your fellow students, or maybe even you in front of the school. Get there early to secure a spot close to the stage. 

Check out his video here: http://tomdeluca.com/video/college-017.html

TOM DELUCA'S CONTEST:
Tom will be giving away five $20 Starbucks gift cards to the groups and student organizations that bring the most people! Bring as many friends as you can to score one of the gift cards. 

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UPC Presents: Comedian Sasheer Zamata
Aug
30
9:00 PM21:00

UPC Presents: Comedian Sasheer Zamata

On August 30th, Sasheer Zamata, a UVA alumna most well known for starring in Saturday Night Live, will be returning to Grounds to perform an hour long comedy set in Old Cabell Hall. Doors open at 8PM, and the show will start at 9PM. Come out and share some laughs with our fellow Wahoo, Sasheer Zamata!

FIND MORE WELCOME WEEK EVENTS AT: UPC Presents: Welcome Week 2018

**You must have a valid UVA student ID in order to attend this event**

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UPC Presents: Rotunda Sing
Aug
29
8:00 PM20:00

UPC Presents: Rotunda Sing

Coming soon to a Rotunda near you...
Your favorite UVA tradition... 
The event you've been waiting for all summer...
ROTUNDA SING 2018! 
Come join us on The Lawn August 29th from 8-11PM to enjoy performances from your favorite choirs and a capella groups. Bring a blanket and your besties to revel in the beginning of another school year. Let the Pitch Perfect references begin!

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Hoo's Home
Aug
25
to Aug 26

Hoo's Home

Join us for Hoo's Home! The night will start with a free concert by T-Pain in the Amphitheater at 9PM followed by late night activities in the AFC, which begin at 10PM and run until 2AM. 

FEATURING: escape rooms, a photo booth, LED mini golf, casino games, free food trucks, and so much more!

This is the new school year kickoff event in the AFC and Alderman Road areas, co-sponsored by UPC, IM-Rec, UVA Dining, Third Year Council, and others. 

**Students must have their student ID present in order to be admitted into the concert**

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UPC Presents: Welcome Week 2018
Aug
24
to Aug 31

UPC Presents: Welcome Week 2018

University Programs Council (UPC) invites incoming and returning students to start a new school year with our annual Welcome Week events! This year includes incredible performers like Sasheer Zamata and Tom Deluca. Come hang out and make fun, long-lasting memories, and even make new friends along the way! Check below for this year’s Welcome Week schedule: 

WELCOME WEEK
August 24th: UPC Presents: Amp Up the Arts @ 9PM in the Amphitheater
August 26th: UPC Presents: Black Panther @ 8:30PM on O'Hill Field
August 29th: UPC Presents: Rotunda Sing @ 8PM on The Lawn
August 30th: UPC Presents: Comedian Sasheer Zamata @ 9PM in Old Cabell Hall
August 31st: UPC Presents: Hypnotist Tom Deluca @ 7PM in the Amphitheater

**All events require a valid UVA student ID**
**Check individual Facebook pages for up to date information**

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Apr
27
5:00 PM17:00

UPC Presents: Springfest 2018

In collaboration with various CIOs, local vendors, and students, University Programs Council is proud to present SPRINGFEST 2018!

Join us on April 27th, 2018 for live music, local foods, and MORE!

Our main event will be from 5 PM-8 PM on the South Lawn, Peabody, and the Tog -- then join us in Amphitheater at 8 PM for our headlining artist! Please note that student IDs are required for concert admission and that concert start time/location is subject to change based on weather. More details will come closer to the event.

ALL FOR FREE!

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Apr
2
3:00 PM15:00

UPC Presents: Teeny Tiny Zoo

Have midterms gotten you down? Are you in a post Spring Break slump? UPC is here to help!
Close your eyes. Picture yourself in a little zoo filled with cute animals. Now picture yourself petting these cute animals. Open your eyes and come to the amphitheater on April 2 to make this a reality. 

*THIS EVENT HAS BEEN PUSHED BACK TO APRIL 2ND DUE TO RAIN*

This event is in partnership with Teeny Tiny Farm, a USDA approved and regulated company.
Please contact Lauren Flores (lsf4ff) with any questions or concerns. 

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Mar
30
to Mar 31

UPC Presents: Game of Crafts

If you love Game of Thrones, crafting, or both, this is the event for you! Make your own dragon eggs, paint your house banner, and design your own crown-all you need to get by in Westeros. We'll have a photo wall where you can take pictures as Daenerys or Jon, GOT themed food, and we'll be raffling off large Targaryen and Stark banners! 
 

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Feb
23
5:00 PM17:00

UPC and MSN Present: Chinese Lantern Festival

Come join UPC and MSN (Mainland Student Network) as we celebrate the Chinese New Year! Enjoy musical and dance performances, a tea demonstration, lantern-making, calligraphy, and delicious traditional food! 

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ACCESSIBILITY STATEMENT
UPC is committed to accommodating the diverse needs of the student body. If you or someone you know requires an accommodation to fully access this program/event, please contact Kendall Gibson (kcg3db). For accommodations that may take longer to arrange, please notify us of the request as soon as possible.

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Feb
22
6:00 PM18:00

Molly Strauchler acoustic at the Space Lab presented by UPC

Molly is an indie folk rock singer-songwriter originally from Richmond, Virginia and now attending UVA. Her first EP, Slightly Singed, follows Molly’s journey into young adulthood and her introduction into the music world. Molly is continually writing new material and growing as an artist. She is looking forward to sharing her music on the Charlottesville scene. 

Presented by the University Programs Council at the Space Lab. Students can receive one free drink from Snowing in Space while supplies last! Be sure to bring your student id.

"At our SpaceLab, we have a wide selection of nitro cold brews on tap including collaborations with roasters from around Virginia, in addition to all of our favorite espresso drinks both hot and cold." Snowing in Space is centrally located in downtown Charlottesville across from the Amtrak Station.

February 22nd
6 PM
Suggested donation $5
705 W Main Street
Charlottesville VA

About Molly Strauchler:
https://molly804.bandcamp.com/

About Snowing In Space:
http://snowinginspace.com/

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Feb
16
to Feb 24

UPC Presents: Winter Movies!

All screenings are at Newcomb Theater! 

Battle of the Sexes
Feb 16 | 7PM

Blade Runner: 2049
Feb 23 | 7PM
Feb 24 | 9PM

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ACCESSIBILITY STATEMENT
UPC is committed to accommodating the diverse needs of the student body. If you or someone you know requires an accommodation to fully access this program/event, please contact Kendall Gibson (kcg3db). For accommodations that may take longer to arrange, please notify us of the request as soon as possible.

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Dec
2
6:00 PM18:00

Symposium (ft. A Special Guest!)

UPC and OYFA welcome a special ~secret~ filipino artist as this year’s symposium guest.

Join us Saturday December 2nd at 6pm in Ern Commons for a worthwhile performance and discussion from a prominent Filipino-American figure. A preshow featuring some of UVA’s best performers as well as light refreshments will be provided.

Who is our guest? Stay tuned!

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Nov
18
to Nov 19

Friendsgiving

Come celebrate all that you're thankful for with UPC! Bring your friends and enjoy some comfort food, crafting, and fun times with cool hoos! Celebrate and build new friendships at this event with the Transfer Student Peer Advisors and the University Programs Council!

Limited parking is available outside of O-Hill.

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