University motto Ut Prosim - That I May Serve

Destination Areas

Destination Areas combine Virginia Tech’s existing strengths with novel transdisciplinary teams, tools, and processes that empower students and faculty to tackle the world’s most pressing problems. Through these novel approaches to research and education Virginia Tech will become an international destination for talent, partnerships, and transformative knowledge.

Five Destination Areas (DAs) draw upon Virginia Tech’s strengths in fostering world-class scholarship and in cultivating global partnerships.

Adaptive Brain and Behavior

Data and Decisions

Global Systems Science

Integrated Security

Intelligent Infrastructure for Human-Centered Communities