Jeffersonian Grounds Initiative

Telling the Complete Story

The Memorial to Enslaved Laborers at the University of Virginia

Celebrating 200 Years

An audience of 20,000 assembled on the Lawn as UVA ushered in its third century with an event for the ages.

Look Inside a Lawn Room

Each year 54 UVA students choose to live in cramped 19th-century rooms not much bigger than a walk-in closet. Take a look inside.

Truly a Treasure

For Dr. Susan Buenaventura (Col ’80), living at 12 East Lawn was the experience of a lifetime. So she decided to sponsor her Lawn room for restoration.