Graduate and LU Online Advising Guide

NOTE: Advising Guide information replaces all previous handbooks.


Praxis II requirements

NEW requirements for VIRGINIA license (prior to submission of licensure application):

  • Must submit social security number (SSN). If you do not have a SSN, you must apply for a SSN.
  • Must submit documentation of training in First Aid/CPR/AED (effective for ALL VIRGINIA licensure applications July 1, 2013).

General Information  
Background check, Conceptual Framework, Intensives Guide, Orientation, TEACH Grant.

Program Information
Information for program degrees and certificates.

Gate Information
The Gates are a system of "check points" that you must complete in order to finish your program.

Licensure Information
Virginia Department of Education approved programs.

LiveText Information
A Web-based subscription that allows users to create and submit projects and assignments online.

LU Education Video Help Page
Click here to view tutorial videos for program information and other helpful resources.

Dissertation Handbook
The Dissertation Handbook includes detailed information and resources concerning the dissertation process.

Employment Resources


Contact Information

Phone School of Education (434) 582-2445
Phone Licensure Office (434) 582-2632
Fax Fax (800) 628-7982 or (434) 582-2468