July 26, 2007
Economists with UVA's Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service released a new study that shows the overall economic impact of the university.
The University and it's students put over one-billion dollars into the Charlottesville and Albemarle County economy in 2005.
Local spending by the university itself totaled close to $800 million.
This was the 4th economic impact study conducted by UVA.