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Frequently Asked Questions

Visit the FAQ webpages listed below with information and answers for Darden's current students, admitted students, prospective students, Executive Education clients, faculty and staff related to the School's Return to Grounds fall plans.

The FAQ pages provide answers based on the latest plans and information available. Information may change based on the spread of COVID-19, the advice of public health experts or an order by the Virginia Department of Health. The top priority will always be keeping our community safe — and we will continue to update FAQ pages and other communications to inform you as circumstances require adjustments. Questions for leadership? Fill out this form. For communication questions or to offer suggestions related to the Return to Darden Grounds website, please write to [email protected].

For Current Students

Find answers to frequently asked questions relevant to students of the full-time MBA, Executive MBA and Master of Science in business analytics degree programs.  

For Admitted Students

Full-time MBA students can log in to Darden’s full-time MBA Admitted Student Portal, which has several FAQ sections that include a Hybrid & Virtual Classrooms FAQ, August Start FAQ and January Start FAQ. Once logged in, click on the tab named "Start of School Updates." Executive MBA students can log in to Darden’s Executive MBA Admitted Student Portal for a list of resources and updates under the section named "Start of School Updates."

For Prospective Students

Prospective full-time MBA students should visit the full-time MBA website or Schedule a Conversation with a member of the Admissions team. Prospective Executive MBA students should visit the Executive MBA website or Schedule a Conversation with a member of the Admissions team. Prospective Master of Science in business analytics students should visit the MSBA website or Schedule an Advising Call with a member of the Admissions team. 

For Executive Education Clients

Visit the Darden Executive Education Return to Operations page or visit the Virtual Programs page to learn how Executive Education is shifting more programs to a virtual format during the coronavirus pandemic. 

For Faculty

Find answers to frequently asked questions relevant to faculty at the Darden School of Business.  

For Staff

Find answers to frequently asked questions relevant to staff at the Darden School of Business.  

Health, Safety and Community of Care

Visit the Return to Darden Grounds Health, Safety and Community of Care webpage to find the answers to frequently asked questions regarding health and safety for all members of the Darden community.

Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Systems (HVAC)

Visit the Return to Grounds Operations Status webpage to find frequently asked questions concerning building HVAC systems for nonhealth care facilities at UVA.