Handy Local Websites:
- UVA Graduate Student Guide to the University and Charlottesville Community
- Law and Darden Off-Grounds Housing Website- housing by area, rent amount, and number of bedrooms, as well as use the message boards to find roommates and buy/sell furniture (more on housing)
- UVA Community Resource Guide
- Albemarle County Special Interest Page for Students
Over 12,000 listings in 3,000 categories. Users can post ratings and comments on favorite businesses.
Charlottesville Online GuideProduced by local company Carden Jennings Publishing.
Community server has valuable information and links concerning organizations and services in the area. Community calendar.
Online business and services directory
616 Albemarle Square Shopping Center
Mon-Fri 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
City maps and tourist information. Also very knowledgeable about drivers' licenses and vehicle registrations.
Chamber of Commerce
E. Market and 5th Sts. N.E.
Mon-Fri 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Free Newcomer Information and $15 Relocation Package. See the website for other handy publications.
Convention & Visitors Bureau
Rt. 20 South, just south of intersection with I-64, in front of Piedmont Virginia Community College.
Daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Provides maps, directions, and local information.
Yahoo -Charlottesville entry