• Homer statue in front of Old Cabell

    Welcome to the Department of Classics at the University of Virginia. The Department has been educating students in Greek and Latin language, literature, and culture since the University was founded. Located in Cocke Hall on the historic Lawn, the Department is home to an internationally renowned faculty and a strong and varied group of graduate students and undergraduate majors.

  • Dissecting Cultural Pluralism Lab

    Dissecting Cultural Pluralism Lab

    Religion and Society in the Ancient and Medieval Mediterranean

  • Cocke Hall at night

    Welcome to the Department of Classics at the University of Virginia. The Department has been educating students in Greek and Latin language, literature, and culture since the University was founded. Located in Cocke Hall on the historic Lawn, the Department is home to an internationally renowned faculty and a strong and varied group of graduate students and undergraduate majors.

  • Amphitheatre

    Welcome to the Department of Classics at the University of Virginia. The Department has been educating students in Greek and Latin language, literature, and culture since the University was founded. Located in Cocke Hall on the historic Lawn, the Department is home to an internationally renowned faculty and a strong and varied group of graduate students and undergraduate majors.

  • Classics library

    Welcome to the Department of Classics!

Greeks and Romans

Courses and programs offered at the University of Virginia

Vox Classica

Department newsletter, 2022-2023 Edition

Margaret Lowe

Annual Memorial Lecture

home

Mon, Feb 13

5:00PM, Monroe Hall, Rm# 124

Daniel Mendelsohn
Bard College

Thu, Feb 23

5:00PM, Gibson Room, 1st Floor Cocke Hall

Karen ni Mheallaigh
Johns Hopkins University

Sat, Mar 18

All Day, Gibson Room, 1st Floor, Cocke Hall

Craig Williams
University of Illinois

Thu, Apr 13

5:00PM, Gibson Room, 1st Floor Cocke Hall

Irene Peirano-Garrison
Harvard University