You must set up a Guest Account in order to view your admission decision on the Application Status Page. To learn more visit

To check the status of your application

Within a week of submitting your application for admission, you will receive an email with the subject “Virginia Tech Guest Account Invitation.” Your Guest ID is the email address you entered on your application. Once you have set up your Guest Account, you will be able to view your application status page.

  • Log in to the Virginia Tech Information System. If you’re having trouble logging in, please see the help page.
  • Click on “Admission Term” to see your status. Be sure to verify that all information on the page is correct.

NOTE: If you receive a message that you are "not authorized" and you know that you have created a guest account, please email

Wait List Information

For more information regarding the wait list, please download and read this PDF of Wait List FAQs.


Freshman applicants who have been waitlisted or denied admission and have new information may request an appeal in writing.