What is FIWGSA?

FIWGSA is the Fish and Wildlife Graduate Student Association at Virginia Tech. All FWC graduate students are automatically a member.

Our goalsĀ are to support each other in both academic and social endeavors. Some examples of these efforts include:

Academic/ Professional Development:

  • Mentor/mentee program
  • Student-led skills workshops
  • Involvement in faculty job searches


  • Halloween Party
  • Happy Hours
  • Science on Tap

We are always open to more ideas for improving academic and/or social life! Please leave a comment in the ‘Contact’ page if you have any suggestions!