Ready to take classes? Seeking a degree? Interested in the GRE waiver?

Path 1:

    1. Complete a Non-Degree / Visiting Student Account Request Form to start with a class or two. Make sure to select ‘Commonwealth Graduate Engineering Program’ from the drop down list of departments.
    2. Receive by email a UVA computing ID, temporary password, and a Student Information System (SIS) ID.
    3. Log into SIS via Netbadge (using that new computing ID and password).
    4. Activate your UVA email and create your permanent password. A score of 100% on the Responsible Computing Tutorial is required.
    5. Request permission to enroll in class by emailing the instructor your academic background and relevant work experience. The instructor will evaluate your readiness for the class based on this information.  Share your permission to enroll (once granted) to our office, along with a Non-Degree / Visiting Student Class Registration Request Form. While there is no formal language policy for non-degree and visiting students, the School of Engineering and Applied Science reserves the right to refuse admission on this basis.
    6. **GRE waiver**: Successfully complete 3 approved degree-specific classes (9 credit hours) at UVA, earning at least a B- in each course and a cumulative GPA of 3.1 or greater, and the GRE exam will be automatically waived should you choose to apply.

Path 2:

    1. Complete a School of Engineering Graduate Application to apply to one of our degree programs.
    2. Receive by email your UVA Computing ID, a temporary password, and your Student Information System (SIS) ID.
    3. Log into SIS via Netbadge (using that new computing ID and password).
    4. Activate your UVA email and create your permanent password. A score of 100% on the Responsible Computing Tutorial is required.
    5. Register for your class(es) through the Student Information System (SIS).

 

About those classes…

The upcoming class offerings will show under announcements here when they become available. Helpful SIS resources for new students, including instructional videos, can be found here: http://its.virginia.edu/sis/student/.  To access class sessions and course materials, students log in to UVA Collab. For more about our Online Learning Environment visit the CGEP @ UVA Collab Site.If you have any questions, reach us at the Office of Educational Innovation anytime.

 

More complete GRE waiver terms, including application details (#4 & 5):

  1. If a student completes at least 9 credit hours at UVA that would satisfy requirements toward a particular online graduate engineering degree program, AND
  2. earns at least a B- in each of those courses, AND
  3. has a cumulative grade point average from those UVA courses of at least 3.1, AND
  4. provides three letters of recommendation, including one from a professional contact, AND
  5. provides the necessary demographic and academic information (generally already collected on the Visiting Student Form), including undergraduate transcripts, THEN
  6. the GRE requirement will be automatically waived for the student if they choose to apply. The Office for Educational Innovation will proactively notify the student of this waiver. The Director of Graduate Education may, at their discretion, require the offer to stipulate admission to a non-Fall semester.