Nolte's coach from the Southern Kings program Morris Gordon confirmed the news to Scout.com.
"Evan is a unique player with a unique skill set and coach Bennett and his staff will hlep take his game to another level," Gordon said.
Nolte picked Virginia over strong interest from Clemson, Stanford and Georgia Tech.
A 6-foot-7, 200-pound combo forward, Nolte is known for his ability to shoot the basketball from long range.
Nolte, a four-star prospect, ranks No. 69 in the class of 2012.