Skip to Main Content
Virginia Tech
blue checkmark
  • 4 Year
  • BLACKSBURG, VA

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Value
    grade A+
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade A+
  5. Athletics
    grade A
  6. Party Scene
    grade A
  7. Professors
    grade A+
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade A+
  11. Student Life
    grade A+
  12. Safety
    grade B+

About

210 BURRUSS HALL, 800 DRILLFIELD DR.
BLACKSBURG, VA 24061
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FBS
Athletic Conference
Atlantic Coast Conference
From Virginia Tech

At Virginia Tech, we're reimagining how education and technology intersect. This approach transforms the ways we teach and learn, perform research, and engage with communities around the world.

Hokies collaborate with diverse team members and cross the traditional lines between fields and disciplines to tackle global-scale problems.

We push the boundaries of knowledge in order to make a difference in the world. Members of the Hokie Nation have a clear vision of how we can serve in our personal, professional, and civic pursuits.

We are a force for positive change, driven by our motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve).

We are Hokies. Are you?

Upcoming Events

Virginia Tech Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
January 15
Acceptance Rate
66%
SAT Range
1170-1370
ACT Range
25-31
Application Fee
$60
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

Will You Get In?

Find Student Loans

Find Student Loans

YouTube Video

Cost

Net Price
$20,247 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$6,740 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
66%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
83%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 250 responses
69%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 313 responses
52%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 313 responses

Majors

Chemistry

The undergraduate program within the Department of Chemistry offers four degree programs (B.A. or B.S. in Chemistry, B.S. in Medicinal Chemistry, and B.S. in Polymer Chemistry), for those interested in pursuing the field of chemistry or related fields. There is also an option to minor that allows students to supplement their major degree with chemistry coursework.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    67%
  • On Campus
    1%
  • Online
    32%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
29,112 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
908
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
14%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 228 responses
  • Very nice and friendly
    29%
  • Friendly and Spirited
    24%
  • Hokie Nation
    18%
  • Very spirited!
    13%
  • Hokie
    10%
  • Well mannered
    4%
  • Driven
    1%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
63%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 364 responses
Poll
71%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 417 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 236 responses
  • Ut Prosim
    39%
  • Hokies
    15%
  • That I may Serve
    14%
  • Home
    8%
  • Spirit
    8%
  • Community
    7%
  • Family
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$62,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
86%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
90%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 176 responses

Virginia Tech Reviews

Rating 3.97 out of 5  4,020 reviews
Selecting a category below will take you to another page
All Categories
Rating 5 out of 5  
Start Your Review of Virginia Tech
Rating 5 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  

Add to List