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As a current graduate student at Virginia Tech, you have lots of resources at your disposal. We’ve curated some of the most important items for you here.

We post new information and opportunities every week in the Graduate Life Center weekly announcements.

You can find Graduate School and Graduate Life Center activities and events on the community calendar.

Academic support services for students, from the Writing Center to time management counseling

The Graduate School Directory

Resources and information for greater Washington, D.C. area students

Expectations for students, faculty, and staff to maintain a productive, and inclusive academic environment.

Many graduate students have spouses, partners and/or children and the Graduate School recognizes that they need supports and services, and connections to others with families.

Employment opportunities, assistantships, scholarships, and other sources of financial assistance.

Forms for admission, enrollment, academic progress, and graduation.

The governing body of graduate students.

Information about on-campus and off-campus housing resources. 

Use this link to schedule an appointment with someone in the Office of Recruitment, Diversity, and Inclusion. 

Information about registering for classes, housing, and everything else you need to know to get started as a student.

Services and university applications/programs, including Canvas, parking, payroll, ticket sales, and more.

Classes, workshops, and events to prepare for careers in or outside of the academy.

Information and resources on employment, childcare, and work-life grants.

Information for students at the Roanoke campuses.

Resources for students enrolled in online degree programs.

Services for students, such as day care, health services, counseling, and more


Links to COVID-19 Related information for 2021-22 Academic Year

Graduate School specific information related to COVID-19, updated regularly.

Universitywide information and updates about COVID-19, including testing, vaccine distribution and public health guidelines, updated regularly.

Tips to help faculty and students with preliminary and final exams conducted on Zoom. 

Contact Us


Pick up or drop off documents and other materials in person Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Room 120, Graduate Life Center (GLC)

Graduate Life Center at Donaldson Brown
155 Otey Street
Graduate School, Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Graduate Life Center  Welcome Center Hours

7:30 a.m.-10:00 p.m. weekdays when school is in session