The Division of Student Affairs is excited to partner with you in providing the co-curricular and personal support necessary for your student to achieve success while attending Virginia Tech. We focus on the importance of promoting student learning while providing a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. While at Virginia Tech, your student will find multiple opportunities to get involved in campus activities and make positive contributions to the university and surrounding communities.


You’re In… Now What?

Welcome to the Hokie Nation! For new students and their families, here’s everything you need to know about life at Virginia Tech.


Congratulations to the 2017 Family of the Year

As Virginia Tech alumni, Pam and Jay Winkeler were delighted when two of their triplet daughters decided to go to their alma mater. With Hokie daughters Amber and Ashley, the Winkelers were recognized as Virginia Tech’s 2017 Family of the Year during Spring Family Weekend.


Spring Family Weekend 2017

Thank you to all the families who joined us for Spring Family Weekend!


Subscribe to the Hokie Family E-Newsletter

The latest issue of the Hokie Family E-Newsletter is now available online. Check out the latest information, dates, and deadlines that keep Virginia Tech parents and families informed.

Family and Alumni Relations


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Jason Arquette

Jason Arquette — A student’s perspective

Written by Jason Arquette of Springfield, Virginia, a junior who is triple majoring in History, Literature, and Professional and Technical Writing, with a minor in Political Science. In the coming months, Jason will give families a view of student life at Virginia Tech and offer his perspective on what it means to be a Hokie.