|University Motto||Invent the Future|
|President||Timothy D. Sands|
|Year of establishment||1872|
|Address||Blacksburg, VA 24061|
The commonwealth's third-largest university and leading research institution, Virginia Tech offers 225 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to some 30,600 students and manages a research portfolio of $513 million. The university 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.
Serving as non-voting representatives are the presidents of the university's Faculty Senate and Staff Senate, who serve ex-officio, and an undergraduate student and a graduate student selected through a competitive review process. The university's endowment, which is managed by the Virginia Tech Foundation, topped $817 million as of 2015.
Virginia Tech takes a hands-on, engaging approach to education, preparing scholars to be leaders in their fields and communities. As the commonwealth’s most comprehensive university and its leading research institution, Virginia Tech offers 240 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to more than 31,000 students and manages a research portfolio of more than $513 million.
The university 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).
- Located in Blacksburg, Virginia
- Nine colleges and graduate school
- 90+ bachelor's degree programs
- 150 master's and doctoral degree programs
- 31,000 full-time students
- 16:1 student-faculty ratio
- Main campus includes more than 135 buildings, 2,600 acres, and an airport
- Computing and communications complex for worldwide information access
- Ranked 38th in university research in the United States
- Has adjacent corporate research center
The Virginia Tech is a Public university located in Blacksburg.
The Virginia Tech was founded in 1872.
The current president of Virginia Tech is Timothy D. Sands.
According to verified online sources, the Virginia Tech enrolls a total of 30598 students.
According to the main website, the Virginia Tech has a total student population of 25318 undergraduate students and 5280 graduate students.