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Sands Capital logo
October 16, 2018

The Center for Investors and Financial Markets (CIFM) at the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce is excited to announce a new partnership with Sands Capital Management.

Rouss Hall
October 15, 2018

The online application for UVA students who wish to apply to the McIntire School’s undergraduate program for fall 2019 is now available at

October 11, 2018

To support McIntire in its mission to maintain a leadership position in global business education and research, the School has created the McIntire Global Advisory Board. Board members will impact current and future business leaders from around the world, and engage with scholars and researchers in business education on Grounds and abroad.

Fall Forum: Private Firms: Engines of Growth
October 3, 2018

What facilitates economic growth? What forces are responsible for spurring innovation across industries? What organizations will solve society’s greatest grand challenges?

The answers often point back to private firms.

Carola Schenone and Patrick Dennis
September 26, 2018

McIntire Finance Professors Patrick Dennis and Carola Schenone, with co-author Kristopher Gerardi from the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, recently earned the prize for “Best Conference Paper” at the 2018 European Finance Association (EFA) Annual Meeting. The prestigious award recognizes their paper, “Common Ownership Does Not Have Anti-Competitive Effects in the Airline Industry,” which refutes a recently popularized theory on institutional ownership of competing firms and its effect on individual investors.

Chris and Carrie Shumway
September 25, 2018

The University of Virginia today announced a $25 million gift from The Chris and Carrie Shumway Foundation to fund an innovative new building and new bioscience/business program.

Joshua Pritchett
September 24, 2018

We caught up with fourth-year Joshua Pritchett and spoke with him about his unique journey to the Commerce School and his McIntire experience thus far, his summer internship, and how the Commerce School continues to increase his possibilities for the future.

Katherine Gruneisen
September 21, 2018

From advertising and analytics, to sales and brand management, marketing positions these days come in many shapes and sizes. For students aspiring to work in the field, McIntire’s Careers in Marketing Forum helps to make sense of it all by providing essential information from those who have made marketing their lives. Experienced veterans and recent McIntire graduates-turned-professionals alike will bring their expertise to Rouss & Robertson Halls for Commerce Career Services’ 2018 edition of the two-day event Sept. 27 and 28. Attendees will benefit from the panelists’ invaluable, practical advice on subjects ranging from creating value for consumers to navigating the diverse opportunities for potential employment.