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.


Your guide to the first weeks of the semester


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.


Hokie Family Game Day

Looking for the complete Virginia Tech game day experience? Want to join a tailgate with hundreds of other Hokie families? Join us Saturday, September 23, 2017.


Fall Family Weekend 2017

Autumn in Blacksburg is truly a special time. Plan to join us for Fall Family Weekend, October 6 through 8, to share in the culture and rich traditions of Virginia Tech while experiencing life on campus.


Subscribe to the Hokie Family eNews

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

Family and Alumni Relations


341 Squires Student Center (0510)
290 College Ave
Blacksburg, VA 24061
(540) 231-5111

families@vt.edu

Jason Arquette

Jason Arquette — A student’s perspective

Written by Jason Arquette of Springfield, Virginia, a senior 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.