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Come spend some time at Virginia Tech

What’s on your “must see” list for a campus visit? Our beautiful green spaces and Hokie Stone buildings? Where you’ll be taking classes? Where you’ll relax with friends in between classes? Where you’ll live? 

We suggest signing up for a CNRE interest session (or watching below) in addition to the regular Office of Admissions campus tour and info session. But regardless of whether you are just starting your college search — or are already admitted — there are plenty of options for visiting Virginia Tech and experiencing life as a Hokie.

Questions? Connect with CNRE’s director of recruitment, John Gray Williams, at jghokie@vt.edu or 540-231-4909.

CNRE Interest Sessions

Offered Monday-Friday, 11:15 a.m. to 12 noon. You’ll learn about majors, see our classroom and lab spaces, and meet a current student.   

VT Campus Tours and Info Sessions

Offered weekday mornings and/or afternoons and some Saturdays. Tours are led by Hokie Ambassadors; the walking portion takes about an hour. You can also take a virtual tour any time.

Events for prospective and admitted students

Consider attending one of the special open house programs.

Fall Open House:
Fall 2021

Learn more about what it’s like to be a Virginia Tech student at this open house program. You’ll attend admissions and college info sessions, take a campus tour, and have the chance to ask questions.

Spring Open House:
Spring 2022

Learn more about what it’s like to be a Virginia Tech student at this open house program. You’ll attend admissions and college info sessions, learn about life on campus, and have the chance to ask questions.

Hokie Focus:
Spring 2022

Hokie Focus is an exclusive event for students offered admission. Visit on either day and you will take a campus tour and learn about academics, residence life, financial aid and scholarship opportunities, and more.

Travel tips for a great visit

  • Make sure you register in advance. Most information sessions and campus tours fill up quickly!
  • Check out the Holiday and Winter Closing Schedule to make sure the university is open. You may also want to consult the academic calendar.
  • Be prepared with a campus map.
  • The address for Cheatham Hall (College of Natural Resources and Environment) is 310 W. Campus Drive, Blacksburg, VA. Directions are also available for Admissions visit options.
  • Need accommodations? The Inn at Virginia Tech is located on campus, but there are plenty of other options in Blacksburg and the New River Valley.
  • Experience Hokie student life when you visit by attending a Hokie athletic event, a performance at the Moss Arts Center, or more.