The Graduate Life Center, GLC, brings graduate academics, residence life and community together in a way you won't find anywhere else in the nation.

Conveniently located near the Newman Library, Squires Student Center, academic buildings, and downtown Blacksburg, the GLC provides spaces, services, housing, and programming that meet the unique needs of graduate and professional students and encourage their active participation in the graduate community at Virginia Tech.  

GLC Services

Graduate Life Center Amphitheater / Plaza Ribbon Cutting

The Donaldson Brown Bear

Students, alumni, staff and faculty contributed to an original artwork celebrating the Graduate Life Center's 10th birthday

Original art work hanging behind the GLC welcome desk

Graduate Life Center Amphitheater / Plaza Ribbon Cutting

Cookies from a GLC event

Student Support

Dean Karen DePauw and students during a Fall reception

Dean Karen DePauw talks with students at an event

Take advantage of the many support services for graduate students

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GLC Spotlight

The Graduate School at Virginia Tech celebrates students each year during Graduate Education Week. Among the honorees are students of the year. In 2016, Richard Rodrigues and Mary Tackett were named students of the year.

Richard Rodrigues and Mary Tackett, 2016 graduate students of the year

2016 Students of the Year

The Graduate School at Virginia Tech celebrates students each year during Graduate Education Week. Richard Rodrigues and Mary Tackett were named students of the year.           

Graduate School Calendar

GLC Building Hours

7:30 a.m. - 10 p.m. weekdays when school is in session

10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Saturdays
on non-football game days

Accessible 24/7 for graduate students with their Hokie Passport

Contact us:

(540) 231-6500 | glc@vt.edu