About 40% of our graduate students come from outside the United States. Here are some resources that will help you make a smooth transition to Virginia Tech.
International applicants must apply in time to allow for immigration processes and travel.
Find out which types of employment are available under your student visa.
Information about registering for classes, housing, and everything else you need to know to get started as a Virginia Tech student.
Immigration documents are due June 1 for fall semester enrollment and November 1 for students enrolling in spring semester.
Life in the U.S.
Find resources about cultural adjustment, transportation, banking, and resources for spouses and families from Virginia Tech’s Cranwell International Center.
Understand the basic rights and responsibilities that come with your student visa status.
Fax: +1 540-231-3714
International Graduate Student Services
Graduate Life Center at Donaldson Brown
155 Otey Street
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Walk-in Advising Hours
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.