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

Don't worry about printing this schedule. When you arrive for check in you will be provided an agenda and a campus map.

Tentative Schedule of Events


9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Arrival and Check-in

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Welcome and Undergraduate Admissions Overview (Burruss Hall)

11:15 a.m.

College Information Sessions

  • Agriculture & Life Sciences
  • Architecture & Urban Studies
  • Pamplin College of Business
  • Engineering
  • Liberal Arts &Human Sciences
  • Natural Resources & Environment
  • Science
  • University Studies


12:15 - 2:30 p.m.

Lunch (on your own)

12:15 - 3:00 p.m.

Campus Tours

Residence hall tours, led by the Corps of Cadets

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Admissions, Financial Aid, Honors, & College Information Tables

Engineering Showcase

2:00 - 3:15 p.m.

Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets/ROTC Information Session

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 admission to Virginia Tech is provided in the 10 a.m. session, and more specialized information sessions throughout the rest of the day. We have developed a program that is condensed into an informative and activity-packed few hours, so that our visitors traveling long distances have the option of beginning the trip home by 3 p.m.

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!