Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

210 Burruss Hall, 800 Drillfield Dr., Blacksburg, VA
4-year
Large
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About

At Virginia Tech, we're reimagining how education and technology intersect. This approach transforms the ways we teach and learn, perform research, and engage with communities around the world. Hokies collaborate with diverse team members and cross the traditional lines between fields and disciplines to tackle global-scale problems. We push the boundaries of knowledge in order to make a difference in the world. Members of the Hokie Nation have a clear vision of how we can serve in our personal, professional, and civic pursuits. We are a force for positive change, driven by our motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve). We are Hokies. Are you?

Questions and Answers about Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Marie M.
7 months ago
What are the steps to establish instate residency?
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
All steps are listed here: https://vt.edu/admissions/undergraduate/apply/residency.html
Amy N.
8 months ago
What housing options are available for first year students?
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Your living space will provide a deep connection to your campus and community in Blacksburg. Whether you're rooming with a friend from home, part of a Living-Learning Program, or living off campus, you will build incredible friendships where you live that will define your experience at Virginia Tech. On campus housing options can be found here: https://housing.vt.edu/
Braden C.
11 months ago
What is the average amount of financial aid students receive at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University?
Olivia E.
1 year ago
Are Virginia Polytechnic criminology students able to partner with campus police and get hands-on learning experience?
Kelson H.
1 year ago
What kinds of hands-on projects make Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University engineering program stand out?
Nicholas L.
1 year ago
Are freshmen allowed to bring their cars on campus?
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Yes, you can bring a car on campus.
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Majors offered at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Biggest majors
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods
Mechanical Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Academics at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

1180-1390
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Considered with application
25-31
ACT Score Range
1
36
Considered with application
Student Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Selectivity
Less Selective (65% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Demographics for Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Students

Ethnicity BreakdownAsianBlackCaucasianHispanicMiddle EasternNative AmericanPacific Islander
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Students19%21%52%14%3%2%1%
All Bold.org College Students11%21%39%25%2%2%1%
Gender breakdown
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Students
35%
63%
Male
Female
< 2% Gender nonconforming