Our deadline for Fall admission (for full
consideration) is January 5th.
Please follow the instructions of the ApplyWeb
system to complete the application process.
You will be asked to provide the email
addresses of 3 references who can provide
letters of recommendation on your behalf. Please
advise them to expect an email from the ApplyWeb
system. Faculty who do not wish to avail themselves
of this option may mail their letters directly to
the department (it is preferred that faculty use
their official, institutional email addresses).
The results of the GRE general and subject test, as
well as the TOEFL (if required for international
students) must be sent directly to the Virginia Tech
Graduate School. Please instruct ETS accordingly (You
have to provide the institution code 5859, do not
enter the code for the Virginia Tech Department of
After you successfully submitted your application it
will be reviewed both by the Virginia Tech Graduate
School and by our Graduate Committee. For more
information go to Review