Educational & Wellness Resources

We recognize that stress negatively impacts academic and intellectual achievement. In addition to promoting a supportive and inclusive environment, local resources are available to facilitate the mental health and well-being of our students, staff, and faculty.

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Despite our best conscious intentions, every individual has unconscious or implicit biases that can affect our interactions with others. To learn about identifying and mitigating bias consider taking a test (link to or using the learning resources at UVa (link to:

The University of Virginia was built before the Civil War by enslaved laborers on the traditional land of the Native American Monacan people. Learning about the complicated history of discrimination in the development of the University of Virginia is an important step towards understanding how this legacy may differentially impact members of our community.

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Graduate Students & Postdoc Groups
Black Graduate & Professional Student Organization

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Graduate Bioscience Society

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Graduate Recruitment Initiative Team

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Postdoctoral Association


Queer in Medical Sciences at UVa

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Shades of Sisterhood

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Women in Medical Sciences

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UVa Campus Resources
Academy for Excellence in Education

Bio-Medical Sciences Graduate Program Diversity, Equity, and Community

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Career Center

Division for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

The LGBTQ+ Center

Multicultural Student Services

Office of African American Affairs

Office for Equal Opportunity, and Civil Rights

School of Medicine Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

Student Disability Access Center

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