Sustainable Facilities
& Infrastructure Lab

Myers-Lawson School of Construction • Virginia Tech


Information for Prospective Students

Whether you’re a past, current, or future student at Virginia Tech or elsewhere, you’ve come to the right place to learn more about built environment sustainability research, education, and outreach at Virginia Tech! The Sustainable Facilities & Infrastructure Lab is a core group of faculty, students, and external partners who work together to invent a more sustainable future through built environment innovation. If you’d like to join us, please read on to explore the opportunities.

To learn more about Degree Programs (B.S., M.S., and Ph.D.) associated with the SFI Lab, visit:

  1. BulletDepartment of Building Construction, College of Architecture and Urban Studies

  2. BulletVecellio Construction Engineering & Management Program in Civil Engineering

  3. BulletMyers-Lawson School of Construction at Virginia Tech

To learn more about research and outreach opportunities and current projects going on in the SFI Lab, visit:

  1. BulletSFI Lab Current Projects

  2. BulletSFI Lab Project Opportunities

  3. BulletSynergistic Learning & Inquiry to Characterize the Environment for Sustainability (SLICES) Internship program

To learn about the expectations and requirements of becoming a student member of the SFI Lab, visit:

  1. BulletSFI Lab Student Performance Guidelines and Expectations

  2. BulletGraduate Assistant Performance Evaluation Criteria/Form (EvaluationForm.pdf)

  3. BulletGraduate Research Assistant Ground Rules (GRA Ground Rules.pdf)

  4. BulletGraduate Research Assistant Performance Contract (GRA Supplemental Conditions.pdf)

To see examples of what our current and past students have accomplished, visit:

  1. BulletSFI Lab Current Students

  2. BulletSFI Lab Graduates

  3. BulletStudent Project Reports, Theses, and Dissertations