Please visit the appropriate department website for the most accurate application information.

  • List of VT departments participating in CGEP

Go to Application and complete the “Commonwealth Campus Application”. Consult the appropriate deadlines below to determine the correct application to complete.

NOTE: Applying to the Virginia Tech graduate school under the Commonwealth Campus status enables students to take 12 semester hours before formal acceptance into a master's degree program. Each University offers specific master's degrees with little overlap. This program offers an excellent opportunity for working engineers to update skills or learn about a new technology.

More information on the Commonwealth Campus.

Current CGEP students enrolled full-time from another CGEP consortia university interested in a VT course: Please complete the Application for Visiting Graduate Student. (Students enrolled part-time will need to fill out the Commonwealth Campus Application).

For further Information please contact your home university's CGEP Administrator. 

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Deadlines Fall Spring
  US Citizens International US Citizens International
Graduate Degree Application December 31 December 31 September 1 September 1
~Commonwealth Campus & Visiting graduate application July 1 April 1 December 1 September 1

Industrial & Systems Engineering

Deadlines Fall *Spring
  US Citizens International US Citizens International
Graduate Degree Application January  15 January  15 September 1 September 1
~Commonwealth Campus & Visiting graduate application July 1 April 1 December 1 September 1

*Spring - "Note that no financial aid is generally available for spring admission." --ISE Graduate Programs

~NOTE: Commonwealth Campus applications are limited to 12 credit hours.