Here's a quick overview of what you can expect at Hokie Focus. We will have representatives from each college giving information sessions, student-led campus tours, and information on student life programs.

Do not worry about printing this schedule—when you arrive at Burruss Hall, you will be provided with an agenda and a campus map.

Schedule of Events for April 7th and 8th

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Arrival and Check-In (Burruss Hall)
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Welcome & Undergraduate Overview (Burruss Hall)
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Walk to College Info Sessions
10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

College Info Sessions

  • Agriculture & Life Sciences
  • Architecture & Urban Studies
  • Pamplin College of Business
  • Engineering
  • Liberal Arts & Human Sciences
  • Natural Resources & Environment
  • Science
  • University Studies
11:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
11:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Information Fair (Commonwealth Ballroom)

Campus Tours

Residence Hall Tours - Led by the Corps of Cadets

12:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Engineering Showcase
12:45 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Breakout Sessions I

  • Teacher Education
  • Honors College
  • Housing and Residence Life/Dining Services
  • University Scholarships and Financial Aid
1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Breakout Sessions II

  • Health Professions Advising
  • Corps of Cadets/ROTC
  • Housing and Residence Life and Dining Services
  • Student Panel

Arrive on time

We highly recommend that you take full advantage of your trip to Blacksburg by allowing yourself the benefit of the entire program.

Vital information about completing the admissions process at Virginia Tech is provided in the information session, along with specialized Break-out sessions throughout the rest of the day. We have developed a program that is condensed into an informative and activity-packed few hours.

Things to do

Although your day will be packed with information about Virginia Tech, we thought you might be interested in some of the 'extracurricular' activities happening in Blacksburg!