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. (Links will be added as we get closer to Orientation.)  Events with an * require registration.  

GTA Workshop*

Graduate Orientation* (registration coming soon)

Health Insurance Signup

Make Yourself at Home in Blacksburg*

Welcome Center and Information Fair

What Have I Gotten Myself Into*

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

GLC Cafe


Graduate Student Assembly (GSA) Welcome Back BBQ

The Lyric Theatre Tour

Grocery Bingo*

Lunch with the Dean*