Contact

Graduate advising
AOE Advising Center
228 Randolph Hall
Phone (540) 231-3579
Email: gradadvise-g@vt.edu

Office Hours
Monday-Friday
8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Appointments are recommended to ensure availability, but walk-ins are welcome. Our advising team can also be reached by phone or email and welcomes the opportunity to discuss your academic and career plans.

      • Photo of Madhu Kapania
      • Madhu Kapania

        Academic and Career Advisor, (540) 231-6699, mkapania@vt.edu

      • Kelsey Spencer
      • Kelsey Wall

        Graduate Program Coordinator, (540) 231-3579, kelseys1@vt.edu


How can we help?

The primary points of contact for our graduate students are the student’s faculty advisor, who serves as chairperson of the student’s advisory committee, and the graduate program coordinator. 

The advisor provides guidance concerning academic, research, and professional issues, including

  • course selection
  • research focus
  • career planning

The graduate program coordinator provides guidance concerning administrative issues, including

  • matriculation
  • degree progress
  • assistantships

Degree program brochures

Degree program brochures provide additional information about the masters and doctoral programs in aerospace engineering, the masters program in ocean engineering, and graduate certificate in naval engineering.

Aerospace Engineering Graduate Brochure

Online Aerospace Engineering Graduate Brochure

Ocean Engineering Graduate Brochure

Online Ocean Engineering Graduate Brochure


Disclaimer: Information on this website is unofficial. University catalogs and other official documents take precedence over the information that is available here. The material presented here is to aid you in planning your academic program to best fit your interests. Ultimately you are responsible for making sure that you fulfill the graduation requirements.