Here's a quick overview of what you can expect at Open House. We'll have representatives from each college giving information sessions, student-led campus tours, and information on Financial Aid.

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

2016 Schedule of Events

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

  • Arrival and Check-in

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

  • Welcome and Undergraduate Admissions Overview

11:15 a.m.

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

12:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

  • Admissions, Financial Aid, & Honors Information Tables
  • Campus Tours
  • Lunch (on your own)

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

  • Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets/ROTC Information Session

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

  • College Information Tables
  • Engineering Showcase


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!