School of Engineering and Applied Science
Advancing society through ingenuity
As the third oldest engineering school in a public university in the United States, UVA’s School of Engineering and Applied Science offers a strong, dynamic research program in the midst of one of the best comprehensive universities in the world. With a distinguished faculty and a student body of 2,600 undergraduates and more than 600 graduate students, the School of Engineering offers an array of engineering disciplines, including cutting-edge research programs in computer and information science and engineering, bioengineering and nanotechnology, and energy and the environment. The School of Engineering actively partners with several of UVA’s Schools, as well as leading organizations and agencies, to develop engineering-based solutions to some of the most important global and societal challenges of our time. The School of Engineering also partners with other UVA schools to promote student involvement in high-profile research projects and entrepreneurial ventures.
undergraduates enrolled for 2015-2016
median starting salary for recent graduates