| 7–5 (5–3 ACC)|| Rick Lantz (6th year)|
| Atlantic Coast Conference|
George Welsh (15th year)
1996 Virginia Cavaliers football team Wikipedia
The 1996 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia in the 1996 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's head coach was George Welsh. They played their home games at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Virginia.