About Us

Virginia Tech fulfills its land-grant mission of transforming knowledge to practice through technological leadership and by fueling economic growth and job creation locally, regionally, and across Virginia. Through a combination of its three missions of learning, discovery, and engagement, Virginia Tech continually strives to accomplish the charge of its motto Ut Prosim (That I May Serve).

  • Main campus is located in Blacksburg, Virginia and has
    • 125+ buildings,
    • 2,600 acres,
    • Airport.
  • Satellite campuses and research stations throughout Virginia and the world.
  • Has adjacent corporate research center.
  • 31,000 full-time students.
  • 13,000 full and part-time employees.
  • Eight colleges and a graduate school.
  • 65 bachelor's degree programs.
  • 150 master's and doctoral degree programs.
  • Research portfolio of more than $450 million.