Undergraduate Admissions, 201 Burruss Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061 540-231-6267
http://www.vt.ed vtadmiss@vt.edu
About Virginia Tech
  • Year of Foundation 1872
  • Size of Campus 2600 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 21,627
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 43% 57% 24%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $7,309 In state, $20,498 Out of state
  • Room and Board $6,290
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 23,461
Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech takes a hands-on, engaging approach to education, preparing scholars to be leaders in their fields and communities. As the commonwealth’s most comprehensive university and its leading research institution, Virginia Tech offers 215 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to more than 30,000 students and manages a research portfolio of more than $450 million. The university fulfills its land-grant mission of transforming knowledge to practice through technological leadership and by fueling economic growth and job creation locally, regionally, and across Virginia.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Afghan Students Association (ASA), African Students Association, Albanian Student Association, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Asian American Student Union, Association of Bangladeshi Students, Association of Chinese Students a
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 33
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 26
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 33
  • Percent students who are frat members 13%
  • Number of honor societies Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society, Golden Key International Honor Society, Kappa Theta Epsilon, Mortar Board National College Senior Honor Society, National Residence Hall Honorary, Omicron Delta Kappa, Order of Omega, Order of the Gavel, Phi Sigma Pi National
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 22
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Methodist Episcopal Campus Ministry, Ambassadors for Christ, Anglicans United at Virginia Tech (VTAU), Association of Baha? ? ? i Students, Athletes in Action, Baptist Campus Vision, Baptist Student Union, Brethren
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 17%
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Roanoke, VA (30), Greensboro, NC (130)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Roanoke, VA (30)
Student Housing
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 60%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 2%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 45
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (59%), women's dorms (10%), men's dorms (22%), sorority housing (5%), fraternity housing (2%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 98%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 41%
Campus Services
  • Number of e-books 14,319
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Computer Courses N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 2,210,645
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 1,000
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 19,700
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number Of Microforms 6,294,019
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Museums N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 8,000
  • Number Of Subscriptions 30,072
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 1,175
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 150
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Northrop Grumman,GE,Virginia Tech,Accenture,CGI-AMS,IBM,NVR, Inc.,Ferguson Enterprises, Inc.,Lockheed Martin,PricewaterhouseCoopers,U.S. Navy,Booz Allen Hamilton,BearingPoint,Deloitte,SAIC,U.S. Patent and Trademark Office,Covance,Ernst & Young,General D
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 63%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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