Locations and Facilities

College of Architecture and Urban Studies
202 Cowgill Hall (0205)
1325 Perry Street
Blacksburg, VA 24061

School of Public and International Affairs
Virginia Tech-Alexandria Center
1021 Prince Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Washington-Alexandria Architecture Center
1001  Prince  Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Office: 703-706-3003
Fax: 703-549-0532

The Steger Center for International Scholarship
Villa Maderni, via Settala 8
6826 Riva San Vitale, Switzerland
+41 91 648 36 51

Most of our degree programs are based in Blacksburg, Virginia and the Washington-Alexandria Architecture Center in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia offers graduate degrees in architecture and landscape architecture. The School of Public and International Affairs offers graduate degree programs in Alexandria, Virginia and the Masters of Public Administration degree program is available in Richmond, Virginia.

CAUS in Blacksburg, Virginia

The Architecture Annex at 140 Otey St. NW is home to many of the offices and classes for the School of Public and International Affairs.

The Armory, at 201 Draper Rd., is home to the School of Visual Arts’ main office, gallery, and classrooms for its foundations and drawing programs.

The Art and Design Learning Center at 355 Old Turner Street houses studios for ceramics, painting, and sculpture for the School of Visual Arts.

Cowgill Hall, located at 1325 Perry Street, is the home for the college’s administration as well as the School of Architecture + Design.

The Environmental Systems Laboratory, located at 4116 Prices Fork Road provides working space for many projects from the School of Architecture + Design.

Henderson Hall, located at 195 Alumni Mall, contains office and studio spaces for the School of Visual Arts.

Located at 1345 Perry Street, Bishop-Favrao Hall houses the Myers-Lawson School of Construction.

Burchard Hall, located at 1327 Perry Street, provides studio space, offices, and workshops for ceramics, plaster, graphics, and digital media for architecture and design.

Burruss Hall at 800 Drillfield Drive is home to offices and classrooms for Interior Design and Landscape Architecture.

The Research and Demonstration Facility at 185 Inventive Lane is home to numerous faculty and student research projects within the college.

The Thomas-Conner House at 104 Draper Road houses the Center for Public Administration & Policy in the School of Public & International Affairs.

The Landscape Architecture Program maintains studio space on the second floor of 400 Turner Street.

CAUS in Alexandria, Virginia


The Steger Center for International Scholarship provides an important home base for many of our students as they spend a semester abroad, studying there and exploring the surrounding countries. The center’s location in Ticino, the Italian-speaking canton of Switzerland, is also close to major northern Italian cities such as Milan. The Steger Center is the Virginia Tech’s European campus center and base for operations and support of its programs in the region.