July 13, 2020

New This Year! Pre-Order a Devil-Goat Day Shirt!

Order your shirt for Devil-Goat Day 2020 today!

Do you want to be part of the fun? Do you want to support one of the longest standing traditions on campus? Pre-order this year’s Devil-Goat Day Shirt TODAY! New this year, faculty and staff will have the opportunity to pre-order Devil-Goat Day shirts prior to the event. Receive your shirt before the big day and wear your shirt to advertise the event and show that you’re the “cool” faculty and/or staff! Please fill out the preorder form for yourself or your office to guarantee reserved shirts by March 1st. Price per shirt is $2. Payment will be accepted the week of April 13th location and time TBD, a reminder will be sent out to make sure you receive your shirt. PLEASE NOTE: Staff and faculty will no longer be able to receive more than one shirt on the day of the event and must wait in line to receive a shirt if they do not preorder. Email senior class president Ellie Kilmon, ekilmon@mail.umw.edu with questions.

Preorder Link

 

Arabelle Laws Arrington ’41 Scholarship

Opportunity for Children of UMW Faculty and Staff – June 15, 2019 Deadline

Are you a son or daughter of a UMW employee inquiring to receive Scholarship $$$? The Arabelle Laws Arrington Scholarship is a wonderful opportunity for UMW students who are the children of full-time faculty and staff who have been employed with UMW for at least 5 years within a teaching, administrative, or classified position. Arabelle Arrington served as a member of the Board of Visitors from 1975-1983, was a member of the Alumni Association, and served as president of the Foundation Board of Directors. Mrs. Arrington left a generous fund from her estate, along with donations from alumni, parents, faculty, and staff of the University to fund this opportunity. This Scholarship is awarded annually.

To be initially eligible for the benefit, the student must meet the University’s admissions requirements, must be accepted as a degree-seeking student, be a dependent student, be enrolled full-time (12 credit hours or more), and maintain good academic standing (cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better). Students must demonstrate financial need by completing a FAFSA (Free Application for Student Aid) yearly. The award is renewable and can vary in amount each year based on the students’ financial need and eligibility for other financial aid awards. The award could cover up to the total cost of in-state tuition and mandatory fees. However, room, board, books, and other college expenses or additional fees are not covered by this scholarship. This scholarship does not apply to the enrollment of faculty or spouses of staff members, non-degree seeking students, part-time students (less than 12 credit hours), or summer session enrollment.

Funds for the 2019-2020 aid year will be fully committed June 15, 2019 and no Arabelle Laws Arrington ’41 Scholarship adjustments will be made after July 1, 2019.

This scholarship opportunity is administered by the Office of Financial Aid. Please contact the Financial Aid office for more details and to self-identify as a continuing student candidate or if you are a new student coming in for the fall semester by emailing finaid@umw.edu or by telephone at 540-654-2468.

Register for Early Bird Fitness and Lunch Time Yoga

Campus Recreation invites you participate in Early Bird Fitness Sessions and Lunchtime Yoga:

Early Bird Fitness Session
Dates: Oct. 22 – Dec. 7
Meeting Times: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:30am-7:15am
Location: Goolrick Studio 5
Cost: $30
Description: This fitness program is only available to faculty/staff and their secondary cardholders. The class focuses on strength training on Tuesdays and cardio training on Thursdays, both taught by fitness instructors who have been leading class like this for 10+ years. There are showers and a towel service available in case going home to shower isn’t an option.
Register: campusrec.umw.edu under Faculty/Staff Offerings (“Log In”, click the blue button “NetID and Password” to sign in with your UMW credentials.)

Lunchtime Yoga
Session Dates: Oct. 22 – Dec. 7
Meeting Times: Mondays& Fridays, 12:00-12:50pm
Location: Goolrick Studio 5
Cost: $30
Description: This yoga class is only available to faculty/staff & their secondary cardholders. The class is a wonderful opportunity to take a mental break during your day and stretch out those muscles. Bill Brooks, the instructor, has been practicing yoga for over 20 years.
Register: campusrec.umw.edu under Faculty/Staff Offerings (“Log In”, click the blue button “NetID and Password” to sign in with your UMW credentials.)

Duplex for Rent in College Heights

2 BR apartment for rent in College Heights, 1210 Payne St. Less than 1/4 block from UMW campus. $1,100 a month with minimum one year lease.  Includes water, sewer and trash.  Two months security deposit required. Available August 15th 2018. 2 BR, 1.5 BA, fenced yard, slate and brick patios, new Low E EnergyStar windows, nice hardwood floors, tile in baths and kitchen, stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, washer and dryer. No pets please.

Contact Christie for information: cglancy@umw.edu

Scholarship Opportunity for Children of UMW Faculty and Staff

The deadline for the Arabelle Laws Arrington ’41 Scholarship opportunity for children of UMW faculty and staff is June 30.

Are you a son or daughter of a UMW employee inquiring to receive Scholarship $$$ ? The Arabelle Laws Arrington Scholarship is a wonderful opportunity for UMW students who are the children of full-time faculty and staff who have been employed with UMW for at least 5 years within a teaching, administrative or classified position. Arabelle Arrington served as a member of the Board of Visitors from 1975-1983, was a member of the Alumni Association, and served as president of the Foundation Board of Directors. Mrs. Arrington left a generous fund from her estate, along with donations from alumni, parents, faculty, and staff of the University to fund this opportunity. This Scholarship is a awarded annually.

To be initially eligible for the benefit, the student must meet the University`s admissions requirements, must be accepted as a degree-seeking student, be a dependent student, be enrolled full-time (12 credit hours or more) and maintain good academic standing (cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better). Students must demonstrate financial need by completing a FAFSA (Free Application for Student Aid) yearly along with the Online Scholar Manager application. The award is renewable and can vary in amount each year based on the students’ financial need and eligibility for other financial aid awards.  The award could cover up to the total cost of in-state tuition and mandatory fees. However, room, board, books, and other college expenses or additional fees are not covered by this scholarship.  This scholarship does not apply to the enrollment of faculty or spouses of staff members, non-degree seeking students, part-time students (less than 12 credit hours), or summer session enrollment.

Funds for the 2018-2019 aid year will be fully committed June 30, 2018 and no adjustments will be made after July 1, 2018.

This scholarship opportunity is administered by the Office of Financial Aid. Please contact the Financial Aid office for more details and to self-identify as a continuing student candidate or if you are a new student coming in for the Fall semester by emailing finaid@umw.edu or by telephone at 540-654-2468.

 

Seasonal Jobs

The Fredericksburg Country Club has immediate openings for Holiday Servers and Experienced Bartenders (must be 21+). The positions are part time with flexible availability.

The Fredericksburg Country Club is located at 11031 Tidewater Trail, Fredericksburg, VA  22408.

Call or email Tina :540-373-8781 or tina@fredclub.org

Room for rent in downtown Fredericksburg

Looking for a young professional or a college student to share house in downtown Fredericksburg. I have a 10 year old son who resides in the house with me. Must be responsible with rent and respectful towards house rules. Freshly painted bedroom, one shared bathroom, shared kitchen, washer/dryer, A/C, and plenty of street parking. Great location, walkable to downtown Fredericksburg.  Easy access to I-95, Route 1, the train station, Quantico, UMW, and Dahlgren.

Rent is $750 a month which includes (gas, electric, water/sewage, trash removal, and internet). One month security deposit is needed.  No smoking and no pets.  Available August 15th.

Please contact me if interested or would like a tour.  Phone is 703-881-2839 and email is birdiejennings@yahoo.com.

Ride wanted MWF

I am commuting from the DC area to Fredericksburg MWF and am looking for someone to ride in with.  I would need to arrive in time for a 10:00 class.  I don’t drive, but would be happy to contribute to help cover gas, parking etc.  References available.

Ride needed to DC area MWF

I need a ride to the DC area MWF.  My last class ends at 4:00.  I am willing to kick in for gas/whatever.  William Burns, wburns@umw.edu.

Exquisite Riverfront Apt for Rent in Downtown Fredericksburg

Professional/couple to share home with many amenities. Available immediately, furnished or unfinished, 3 BR and/or studio. Call 301-848-3210 or nancyg1965@gmail.com.