Academic Support Resources
We have lots of academic and professional development resources to help you study, conduct research, teach, and prepare for your future career.
Contact your college’s designated librarian for help with library research and resources specific to your areas of study.
Search for research grants, fellowships, scholarships, and funding opportunities collected by the Office of the Vice President for Research.
Get guidance and requirements for conducting research that involves human subjects.
Learn about commercialization options and legal protection for inventions, discoveries, and materials developed in your research.
Get free assistance with designing experiments, analyzing and interpreting data, preparing proposals, and writing reports.
Get advice from experienced GTAs and faculty to prepare for your graduate teaching assistantship.
Learn about theories of pedagogy and develop skills for teaching in a college-level classroom.
Writing and Publishing
Download software programs that are free or licensed through the university to help you manage bibliographies and cite references in APA, MLA, and other citation styles.
Get free one-on-one support for your writing, including tutoring, editing, and consultations.
Download antivirus software, free to Virginia Tech students.
Get a student discount on software like Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, statistical analysis programs, and more.