In addition to the Office of Admissions information session and campus tours, it is also recommended that you attend an information session given by the college or department in which you are interested in studying. Consult our list of majors for a complete listing as well as for the college in which they reside.

Below is an alphabetical list of information sessions and college/department contact information. If an appointment is required, please make the necessary arrangements before visiting campus.

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

  Time Location
Schedule an appointment online Monday and Friday 11:15 a.m. (appointment required)
1060 Litton-Reaves Hall

College of Architecture & Urban Studies

School of Architecture + Design

  Time Location
Architecture sessions offered: Mondays and Fridays (appointment required).
Industrial Design, Interior Design, and Landscape Architecture sessions offered: Fridays (appointment required). Register Online or contact Taylor Cupp at 540-231-5384.
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. 201 Cowgill Hall

School of Visual Arts

  Time Location
Studio Art, Art History, Visual Communication Design tours/info available upon request: Contact Tracey Drowne or call 540-231-5547 for tour/info session    

School of Public and International Affairs

  Time Location
Public and Urban Affairs/Environmental Policy and Planning tours/info available upon request: Contact Chris LaPlante or call 540-231-3831 for tour/info session.    

Myers-Lawson School of Construction

  Time Location
Construction Engineering & Management tours/info available upon request: Contact Ashley Johnson ( or call 540-231-5376.
Department of Building Construction tours/info available upon request: Contact Renee Ryan ( or call 540-808-5908.
  430 Bishop Favrao Hall

Program in Real Estate

  Time Location
Available upon request: Contact Ashley Clark or call 540-231-6518    

Pamplin College of Business

  Time Location
Walk-ins are welcome; registration is encouraged, but not required. To register and for further information, please contact or call 540-231-6602. Click to find out why you should #PickPamplin.
Monday - Friday, 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. (Only available when class is in session)

1046 Pamplin Hall

Department of Computer Science

  Time Location
For an appointment, please call 540-231-6931 or email Monday - Friday, 1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. (appointment required) 114 McBryde

Corps of Cadets

  Time Location
Please register online. For further information, or to make an appointment at a different time, please call 540-231-6858. Monday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. (appointment required) Commandant's Office, 141 Lane Hall

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

  Time Location
Please call 540-231-2163 Mondays and Fridays, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. (appointment required) 340 Whittemore Hall

College of Engineering

  Time Location
Space is limited; appointment by online registration required, register online. For further information, please call 540-231-3244. Monday - Friday, 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. 209 Hancock Hall

College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences

  Time Location
Please register online. Arriving to campus in the afternoon, interested in attending multiple college sessions, or unavailable for the 11:15 a.m. session? Additional appointments available Monday through Friday by contacting Monica Kimbrell. Monday - Friday, 11:15 a.m. (appointment required) 232 Wallace Hall

College of Natural Resources and Environment

  Time Location
Prospective Freshmen register here.
Prospective Transfers register here.
Monday - Friday, 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. (appointment required) 138 Cheatham Hall

College of Science

  Time Location
Please register online. Monday - Friday (except April 10-21), 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. (appointment required) 4300 North End Center

Honors College

  Time Location
These sessions last 30 minutes and registration in advance is strongly encouraged. Please call our main office to register: 540-231-4591 Monday and Friday, 1:15 p.m. 137 Hillcrest Hall

University Studies Program

  Time Location
For further information, please call 540-231-8440. Monday, Wednesday, & Friday, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Only available when class is in session) University Academic Advising Center, 117 Femoyer Hall

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Program

  Time Location
Registration required. Please register by emailing with details about your party.
For further information, please call 540-231-4699.
Select Fridays (see schedule) 205 Duck Pond Drive, Blacksburg

Last updated: March 2, 2017