First-Year Orientation Resources
Attending a First-Year Orientation session provides students with the opportunity to meet other incoming Hokies, register for classes, learn about the Hokie community, and receive their Hokie Passport ID card. We've gathered the following resources to help students and thier family prepare for Orientation and for the move to campus this fall.
- Pre-Orientation Webinar (Originally aired on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at Noon, EST)
- First-Year Orientation Schedule
- Families as Partners (PPT)
- You’re In, Now What? (Guide to Life at Virginia Tech)
- Family Guide and Calendar.
As director of Cranwell International Center, David Clubb will provide leadership, vision, and operational management of services that support a comprehensive international program.
Penny Helms White is interim director of New Student and Family Programs. Ali Cross will serve as interim director of Recreational Sports.
From advising and choosing a major to internships and the job search, Career Services is here to help.
The Virginia Tech Board of Visitors on Monday selected new undergraduate and graduate student representatives who will serve as liaisons between the student body and the board starting July 1.
The two student representatives are appointed to one-year terms. They will serve as ex-officio members on the Commission of Student Affairs and sit on a committee of the governing board. These non-voting members are required to maintain contact with university faculty, administrators, and Virginia Tech students.
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.
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?
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