Non-Degree Applicants

You are a Non-Degree Applicant if you:

  • are a student who wants to take a few courses at Virginia Tech and transfer them back to your primary college/university.
  • need to take a few courses to help in your career, for teacher certification, or self-enrichment.
  • have never been denied admission to Virginia Tech.
  • do not need lab science courses.
  • are a current high school student who wants to complete coursework that is not available through the local community college.


Click here to see requirements for applying to Virginia Tech as a non-degree-seeking student.

Application Checklist

Click here to see the non-degree-seeking application checklist.

Enrollment Option 1: Apply Online (If you are a Senior, 60 years old or older, please use Option 2)

  1. Start your application now!
  2. Create an ApplyWeb account (if first-time user)
  3. Select type of application
  4. Complete the application form, save, and send online to Virginia Tech by selecting this option at the end of the application.
  5. Pay the appropriate application fee online using the secure credit card transaction service.
  6. Once the Office of Undergraduate Admissions acknowledges your application, you will receive a verification letter via email.

Enrollment Option 2: Use the Paper Application

  1. Download the paper application (If you don’t have a PDF viewer, you can download the plug-in from Adobe’s website.)
  2. Mail your completed application and the application fee to Virginia Tech, Office of Undergraduate Admissions, 925 Prices Fork Road, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061.
Applying for Application Deadline
Summer Session I May 1
Summer Session II June 15
Fall August 1
Spring December 1