Empowering Future Leaders
The Virginia Tech School of Public and International Affairs is working to solve complex problems in public policy, international affairs, and planning through an interdisciplinary and experiential approach. We are preparing today's students to be tomorrow's leaders and to shape the world's communities through public service.
Skills for Success
Serve through Scholarship
VT SPIA leads several interdisciplinary research efforts. Faculty and students dedicate their scholarship to help address complex, pressing issues, such as the refugee crisis, affordable housing, and sustainability practices.
The Washington Semester Experience
An exclusive opportunity for SPIA students to partake in an immersive experience of networking with policymakers, internship opportunities, field studies, and more, in D.C.
Hokies in the Heart of Politics: Virginia Tech students experience the Washington Semester
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