School of Engineering & Applied Science

Our mission is to make the world a better place by creating and disseminating knowledge and by preparing engineering leaders to solve global challenges. We will be a leader among engineering schools in seizing opportunities to benefit humanity through bold research and world-class education.

We will achieve our mission and vision while abiding by our core values, which are:

  • Societal Impact – Passion for making a positive impact on the world
  • Educating Engineering Leaders – Dedication to imbuing students with technical and professional knowledge that is applied with integrity and wisdom, so they are fully prepared to be the leaders of the future
  • Innovation – Determination to innovate, create knowledge and lead in teaching and research while abiding by the highest standards of ethics
  • Excellence Through Diversity – Commitment to diversity, which we define as excellence expressing itself through every person’s perspectives and lived experiences
  • Collegiality – Marked by collaboration, teamwork and support for each other’s success

Resources

Internship Placement Program

IPP can help connect you to internship opportunties!

Explore careers, gain professional experience, skills, and expand your network in Charlottesville …

SEAS Office of Undergraduate Programs

For students in Engineering, the Office of Undergraduate Programs provides information, assistance and guidance to undergraduate engineering students as well …

Office of Engineering International Programs

Study abroad! Our goal is to enable every UVA Engineering undergraduate student to obtain a significant international experience. School of …

Diversity at the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Addressing society’s complex challenges will require everyone’s talents and perspectives. The vision for UVA Engineering’s diversity efforts, led by the …

Tutoring for Engineering

UVA Engineering provides free, scheduled on-demand tutoring with student tutors. This service is a great supplement to class and office …

MATLAB Software

UVA students  can acquire MATLAB for no cost, through a University license. MATLAB is a high-level language and interactive environment …

Explore Academics

Major: Computer Science

Our computer science B.S. degree prepares students for careers that provide both personal and societal rewards. As creators of information …

Minor: Systems Engineering

The undergraduate program in Systems and Information Engineering is designed for students interested in bringing people and technologies together to …

Minor: Materials Science and Engineering

Materials Science and Engineering is a fundamentally interdisciplinary field, coupling physics, chemistry and mechanics on the atomistic and nanometer scales …