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.  

Online Immigration Orientation for F-1/J-1 Students

GTA Workshop*

Navigating Blacksburg for New Graduate Students*

Graduate Orientation*    

CV/Resume Writing* 

Career Fair Preparation* 

Building a LinkedIn Profile*

Ask a Cop*

Managing Your New Assistantship*

Establishing and Maintaining a Healthy Advisor/Advisee Relationship*

What Have I Gotten Myself Into?*

* Registration Requested

 

The Lyric Theatre Tour*

Spring Kick-Off Welcome Connect Lunch*

Lunch with the Dean** 

Grocery Bingo*

* Registration Requested

** Registration Required