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Orientation and Welcome Events

Welcome to Virginia Tech Graduate School! We know that starting graduate school can be a challenge, so we offer a variety of events and activities to help new students connect with fellow students, faculty, staff, and local resources. Click on each event to find out more details. Events with an ** require registration.  

Events and sessions will be added when plans are confirmed.

GTA Workshop** - August 17

Graduate Orientation** - August 20

Health Insurance Sign-Up - August 20

Understanding and Managing Your Assistantship*

What Have I Gotten Myself Into? * - September 10

*Registration Requested

**Registration Required


Graduate and Professional Student Senate Fall BBQ - August 17

Social Hour after Orientation -August 20