For the Creators.

The University Film and Video Association is a community of makers, writers, researchers, scholars, and speakers.


Who We Are

The University Film and Video Association (UFVA) is a not-for-profit organization and the leading association in the United States dedicated to the promotion and study of moving image practice in higher education.

2020 UFVA Conference

The 74th Conference will be hosted by Florida State University from July 27 to July 30, 2020 in Tallahassee, Florida.


Important COVID-19 Contingency Announcement

Online Teaching Forum

UFVA is responding to the current demands of transforming our courses to an online delivery model. Visit the UFVA Forum to see useful resources to help you make the transition to online teaching and contribute to the conversation.

  • View UFVA online delivery resources

  • Share online teaching solutions

  • Post questions to the community

UFVA Forum

2020 Board Nominations

UFVA seeks nominations for the 2020 Board Elections. Self-nominate of contact the nominating committee. Chair: Christina Lane. Members: Heather AddisonKarla BerryJoe BrownSheila Schroeder.

  • Deadline for nominations is April 20, 2020

  • Only “active” and “life” members are eligible

  • Board elections will open on June 8, 2020



Quick Facts

UFVA encourages excellence in media practice and pedagogy with a number of initiatives which include grants, fellowships, awards, the Journal of Film and Video and the Annual Conference.