Tuition and Financial Aid
Program tuition and fees for the 2019-20 academic year
Tuition per credit hour
Virginia Resident: $842.50
Non-Virginia Resident: $1,642.25
Please note that international students on F-1 visa are considered non-Virginia residents
Tuition and fees per 3-credit class
$3,133.25 (VA resident)
$5,683.50* (Non-VA resident)
*Includes Commonwealth Facility & Equipment Fee
Please note that tuition is subject to annual changes and the tuition totals listed above are accurate for 2019-2020.
The Virginia Tech Board of Visitors establishes the tuition annually, typically in the spring. Therefore, please use the above tuition rate as a guide in considering the cost of the upcoming fall term. The tuition total listed above does not include books or other travel expenses. The most current rates are always available via the bursar's webpage.
Loans and Financial Assistance
We offer a limited number of graduate assistantships each year. Learn about these opportunities on the Graduate School site and contact us to learn how you can apply.
The Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid can provide further information regarding federal loans.
Currently, only students who qualify as regular or provisional status students qualify for federal financial aid. Commonwealth Campus students do not qualify until they become a regular degree-seeking student. For more information about this, please contact the Financial Aid Office.