The “Burg” and Beyond

Road Trips from UMW
Washington, DC
White House
Capitol Building
Kennedy Center
National Zoo
Smithsonian Institution
National Gallery
Lincoln Memorial
Washington Monument
Jefferson Memorial
Vietnam Memorial
International Spy Museum
Students at HyperionFredericksburg is a great college town, blending the historic and the contemporary, combining small-city charm with a vision for the future. Our regional community is one of the fastest growing in Virginia, with nearly 300,000 residents. UMW students find there are countless opportunities for fun and adventure in and around Fredericksburg. Plus, you have easy access to Richmond and Washington, D.C.—two cities rich in internships, research excursions, and weekend enjoyment.