A strong focus on academics and excellence in education are a top priority in the College of Architecture and Urban Studies. After all, that’s what you are looking for from Virginia Tech, right?

Throughout the curriculum, students in the College of Architecture and Urban Studies find opportunities for interdisciplinary study, collaborative experiences, student research, hands-on activities, and the chance to explore and grow as you learn. This college experience is yours, so make the most of it. Work closely with your advisor to stay on track, explore new worlds through study abroad opportunities or even experiences a little closer to home. Find opportunities to get involved — whether it is a club, a sport, or a chance to volunteer.

The Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs maintains The Undergraduate Education Portal, where you can find valuable tools to help guide your college career like an academic guide, information on First Year Experiences, study abroad, University Honors and Living-learning communities, and much more.


Did you know? 50% of undergraduate students in the college made the deans list in 2017!