Pamela M. Norris
Frederick Tracy Morse Professor
Associate Dean for Research
and Graduate Programs
Assistant to the Associate Dean
Graduate Admissions Coordinator
Registrar for Graduate Programs
Joan E. Wicks
Graduate Payroll/Financial Aid Administrator
P.O. Box 400242
University of Virginia
The Office of Research and Graduate Programs is responsible for graduate admissions, registration, transcripts and records, and degree certification for graduate students in the Engineering School.
The Engineering School offers an exceptional educational opportunity for qualified students who seek an environment where graduate study is characterized by integrated learning experiences with highly qualified, experienced, and dedicated faculty. The Graduate Admissions Committees seek well-rounded individuals who bring exceptional intellectual capabilities along with a passion for their chosen field. The admissions process looks for evidence of competitive academic performance, work and life experiences, and qualities of character such as motivation, maturity, tenacity, integrity, ability to work with others, self-reliance, and leadership.