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 Mission and Vision




The University Building Official’s Office promotes a high quality, healthy, safe and accessible built environment for the U.Va. community by means of our on-Grounds technical expertise and professional, courteous and timely service.


To be a valued and creative partner in the ongoing physical development of the University of Virginia. 









Review Phases and Common Terms
Stage Permits
Small Project Policy
Facility Design Guidelines 11th Edition with 2016 Amendments
Utilizing Partial Permits
Posting of Building Permits
Life Safety System Reviews
YO Policy

 Featured Links

Print and Review Transmittal (internal)
Facilities Management at UVA
Facilities Planning & Construction
DPOR Virginia
Office of the University Architect
State Fire Marshal
City Fire Department
County Fire Department
Board of Visitors
VP-Management and Budget