An accomplished researcher, award-winning teacher and entrepreneur, West will be the first woman to lead UVA Engineering in school history.
With a variety of intentional supports for future engineering leaders, UVA Engineering has the highest four-year graduation rate among public schools in the nation.
At UVA Engineering, we believe diversity is excellence. Learn about our core values and the leadership of our Center for Diversity in Engineering.
UVA Engineering’s focus on bold research in areas of societal need is earning results: Sponsored research funding increased by 89 percent between fiscal years 2016 and 2020.
On May 20 and 21, UVA Engineering programs and departments will celebrate the achievements of students who have completed their degree requirements under historic circumstances.
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Of undergraduate students are women compared to the national average of only 21%
U.S. public engineering school for % of women graduates, among publics with more than 75 graduates
Increase in sponsored research funding from FY2016 to FY2020
Increase in faculty since 2014