Yuqian Chen, a 3rd year, double major in Japanese Language and Literature and Psychology has been selected as the recipient of the 2021 IWL Distinguished Undergraduate Award.

Shea House

Shea House provides a language immersion environment to enhance students' linguistic and cultural competence in their target language and culture by offering quality programming with meaningful activities. The leadership of the Shea House facilitates multi-cultural and cross-cultural activities to prepare the residents and all associated language students of the UVA community to flourish in a global community. 

Shea House offers Chinese, Japanese, Korean and other residential language programs. 

Check out the Shea House website here and consider to become a part of the wonderful multi-lingual, multi-cultural community.  

Shea House 2023-2024 Application Deadlines:

  • October 1 – application opens for studentshttp://housing.virginia.edu/application
  • November 1 – application deadline for all language houses and residential colleges -- Student's deadline.