2017-18 On-campus Enrollment Profile

Enrollment by Race

  Undergraduate Graduate Professional Total
American Indian or Alaska Native 39
8
1 48
Asian 2,666 161
27 2,854
Black or African American 1,079 174 17 1,270
Hispanics of any race 1,634 158 27 1,819
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 32 2
0 34
White 17,892 2,139 380 20,411
Two or more races 1,206 97 19 1,322
Not reported 795 47 21 863
Nonresident alien 1,797 1,877 9 3,683
Total 27,140 4,663 501 32,304

Enrollment by Gender

  Undergraduate Graduate Professional Total
Men 15,403 2,753 140 18,296
Women 11,682 1,907 354 13,943
Not reported 55 3
7
65

Enrollment by College

  Undergraduate Graduate Professional Total
Agriculture & Life Sciences 2,729 425 0 3,154
Architecture & Urban Studies 1,814 319 0 2,133
Business 4,402 164 0 4,566
Engineering 8,054 2,023 0 10,077
Liberal Arts & Human Sciences 3,714 627 0 4,341
Natural Resources & Environment 931 163 0 1,094
Science 4,300 595 0 4,895
Veterinary Medicine 0 118 501
619
Intercollege 1,196 229 0 1,425

2017-18 Off-campus Enrollment Profile

Enrollment by Race

  Undergraduate Graduate Professional Total
American Indian or Alaska Native 0 2 0 2
Asian 4
202 0 206
Black or African-American 8 186 0 194
Hispanics of any race 1
98
0 99
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 0 2
0 2
White 33 1,223 0 1,256
Two or more races 5
61
0 66
Not reported 2 142 0 144
Nonresident alien 0 167 0 167
Total 53 2,083 0 2,136

Enrollment by Gender

  Undergraduate Graduate Professional Total
Men 25 1,180 0 1,205
Women 28 892 0 920
Not reported 0 11 0 11

Enrollment by College

  Undergraduate Graduate Professional Total
Agriculture & Life Sciences 4
80 0 84
Architecture & Urban Studies 2 230 0 232
Business 3 286 0 289
Engineering 8
254 0 262
Liberal Arts & Human Sciences 25 427 0 452
Natural Resources & Environment 1 90
0 91
Science 5
1
0 6
Veterinary Medicine 0 1
0 1
Intercollege 5
714
0 719

Percent Enrollment by Race

(Total enrollment of undergraduate, graduate, and professional students on and off campus)

American Indian or Alaska Native students 0.1%
Asian students 8.9%
Black or African-American students 4.3%
Hispanic students of any race 5.6%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.1%
White students 62.9%
Two or more races 4.0%
Not reported 2.9%
Nonresident alien 11.2%

Residency of Undergraduate Students

Virginia undergraduate students 19,339
Nonresident undergraduate students (includes international) 7,854
Total number of international students 1,797
Undergraduate students living in residence halls 9,398

Freshman Student Profiles

Freshmen applications received 27,423
Freshmen enrolled 6,836
Enrolled freshmen in top 10% of high school class 37.8%
Enrolled freshmen in top 25% of high school class 77.2%
Enrolled freshmen in top 50% of high school class 97.6%
2006 freshmen returning fall 2007 93.2%
2007 freshmen returning fall 2008 91.1%
2008 freshmen returning fall 2009 90.9%
2009 freshmen returning fall 2010 91.9%
2010 freshmen returning fall 2011 91.1%
2011 freshmen returning fall 2012 92.6%
2012 freshmen returning fall 2013 91.4%
2013 freshmen returned fall 2014 92.8%
2014 freshmen returning fall 2015 93.8%
2015 freshmen returning fall 2016 93.4%
2016 freshmen returning fall 2017 93.0%

SAT Percentile, Entering Freshmen

  25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
Year Math Verbal* Math Verbal* Math Verbal*
2008 570 540 670 630 618 586
2009 570 540 670 640 621 590
2010 580 540 680 640 626 591
2011 570 540 670 640 622 592
2012 570 540 680 640 625 587
2013 580 540 680 640 628 592
2014 570 540 680 640 625 590
2015 560 540 680 640 624 588
2016 560 540 680 640 621 591
2017 590 590 690 670 639 629

*Verbal is now called Critical Reading

Class of 2017 Snapshot

Top five home states of out-of-state freshmen:

1. New Jersey

2. Maryland

3. North Carolina

4. Pennsylvania

5. New York

Number of states and territories represented: 39 (also the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico)

Countries represented: 48 (excluding U.S.)

Most popular majors for incoming freshmen in fall 2014:

General Engineering*

University Studies (undeclared)

Biological Sciences

Business (undecided)

Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise

Animal and Poultry Sciences

 

*Non-degree major; students move into more specific disciplines, including computer science

Among students offered admission, the average GPA was 4.03 with a middle range of 3.80 to 4.27. 

Student Tuition and Fees 2017-18

 
Undergraduate
Graduate
 
In-state
Out-of-state
In-state
Out-of-state
Academic year tuition
$11,093
$28,273
$12,935
$26,069
Fees
$2,137
$2,741
$2,137
$2,741
Total tuition and fees
$13,230
$31,014
$15,072
$28,810
Room and board*
$8,690
$8,690
$8,690
$8,690

*Room and board varies depending on the student's place of on-campus residence, single or double occupancy, and the student's meal plan.

Source: Office of Budget and Financial Planning

Veterinary Medicine (Virginia and Maryland residents)

Tuition $20,810
Fees* $3,387
Total tuition and fees $24,197

Veterinary Medicine (other states)

Tuition $48,005
Fees* $3,991
Total tuition and fees $51,996

*Includes academic, athletic, technology, student activity, health, bus, recreational sports, and student services fees. Out-of-state students also pay a capital and equipment fee.

Source: Office of Budget and Financial Planning

Combined Tuition and Fees History

 

 
Undergraduate
Graduate
Year
In-State
Out-of-State
In-State
Out-of-State
 
2007-08
$7,397
$19,775
$8,986
$15,351
2008-09 $8,198 $20,825 $9,735 $16,866
2009-10 $8,605 $21,878 $10,228 $17,928
2010-11 $9,459 $23,217 $10,933 $19,957
2011-12 $10,509 $24,480 $11,705 $21,723
2012-13 $10,923 $25,915 $12,413 $23,266
2013-14 $11,455 $27,211 $13,023 $24,588
2014-15 $12,017 $28,048 $13,585 $25,884
2015-16 $12,485 $29,129 $14,116 $26,981
2016-17 $12,852 $29,975 $14,532 $27,764
2017-18 $13,230 $31,104 $15,072 $28,810

Source: Office of Budget and Financial Planning

Membership in the Corps of Cadets (as of the beginning of fall session)

Year Male Female Total
2009 657 112 769
2010 737 120 857
2011 815 138 953
2012 908 158 1,066
2013 918 153 1,071
2014 930 150 1,080
2015 915 162 1,077
2016 929 183 1,113
2017 914 191 1,109

 

Other Student Life Numbers

Students in Tech’s 55 fraternities and sororities: 4,706 (spring 2015)

Student with dining plans: 19,047

Meals served annually by Dining Services: 7.11 million generating $58.4 million in sales

Students who studied abroad: 1,221

Number of student clubs and organizations: 757

Other University Rankings

Virginia Tech is consistently recognized for its value and the quality of its programs. These rankings represent a few of the broader measures of excellence that the university garners.