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Fri, 31 Oct 2014

The strengths approach looks at potential and helps people be their best selves -- engaged, productive, and thoughtful. The focus is less on fixing weaknesses and more on building those characteristics that promotes success.

Wed, 29 Oct 2014

Cadets Sabrina Bachert, Alex Gomex, and Robyn Schneider were selected by the cadet leadership for the honor of receiving the flags before Saturday's Virginia Tech versus Boston College football game.

Wed, 29 Oct 2014

Esprit de Corps is a team of 12 cadets whose goal is to ignite excitement in the Corps of Cadets at football games. Through cheers in unison, distracting waves during field goals, push-up patrols, and more, the Esprit de Corps mirrors the intensity of the North End Zone in the corps-filled South End Zone.

Sun, 28 Sept 2014

Former SGA presidents have established an endowed scholarship to be made in perpetuity to future SGA presidents to recognize the significant contributions in time and talent given to the university. Read more.

Fri, 26 Sept 2014

On September 26, 2014, the Division of Student Affairs hosted a roundtable discussion featuring four former vice presidents, along with current vice president, Patricia A. Perillo. The forum included Sandra Sullivan (1982-1988), Thomas G. Goodale (1998-1995), Landrum L. Cross (1995 to 2005) and Edward F. D. Spencer (2008 to 2012). Watch the video.

Thu, 25 Sept 2014

The Division of Student Affairs will host the Aspirations for Student Learning Symposium on Nov. 2-3 to rally around the cause of strengthening education and learning. Each of the five Aspirations for Student Learning will be highlighted through moderated paper presentations and discussions by higher education professionals, inside and outside the Virginia Tech community.

The keynote address will be delivered by Marcia Baxter Magolda, Distinguished Professor of Educational Leadership at Miami University of Ohio and a nationally recognized author and speaker on student development and learning. See the complete schedule.

The Aspirations for Student Learning Symposium is open to all individuals. You do not have to be affiliated with Virginia Tech to attend. As an added incentive, students will be able to attend free of charge. Online registration is open until Oct. 24.

Thu, 14 Aug 2014

Schiffert Health Center is working closely with the local health department in following guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding communicable diseases. Read more.


Nominate inspirational students for Aspire! Award

Do you know a student who exemplifies curiosity, integrity and self-understanding, civility, courageous leadership, or the values of Ut Prosim (That I May Serve)? Then nominate him or her for an Aspire! Award. Students will be honored in November, February, March, and April. See the award website for information on nomination deadlines.


Our Mission:

To promote students learning, life skills, and personal growth through a strong focus on holistic student development and collaborative partnerships that deliver superior service to, and care for, students in the spirit of Ut Prosim.

To learn more about our Aspirations for Student Learning and Guiding Principles for Service, visit the About Student Affairs section.

Planning to live off campus next year?

Moving Off Campus Play by Play Video

Virginia Tech's "Moving Off Campus" video (17 min) provides an entertaining look at the rewards and challenges student renters face.

For more off-campus housing information visit the information desk located on the lower level in Squires Student Center

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