Virginia Tech Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More

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When is the best time to visit Virginia Tech?

Visiting Virginia Tech depends on a number of factors, including the season, your schedule, and a lot of uncontrollable variables. We recommend you visit Virginia Tech twice if you’re serious about enrolling – at least one visit should be when students are on campus and school is in session. Be sure to take note of the town of Blacksburg as well. Remember that Blacksburg is also catering to 25327 students, so think critically about whether the community would feel too big or too small for your personal liking.

Where do families stay when they visit Virginia Tech?

The Virginia Tech admissions office likely has a list of accommodations they recommend. In addition to that list, consult the CampusReel VR feature to explore hotels nearby in Blacksburg. For your convenience, below is a list of hotels to consider and that you can also preview in CampusReel VR.

  • Main & Henry Extended Stay Residences at Virginia Tech
  • Residence Inn by Marriott Blacksburg-University at Virginia Tech
  • Days Inn by Wyndham Blacksburg Conference Center at Virginia Tech
  • Clay Corner Inn at Virginia Tech
  • Comfort Inn at Virginia Tech
  • Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Christiansburg/Blacksburg at Virginia Tech
  • Red Carpet Inn at Virginia Tech
  • Courtyard by Marriott Blacksburg at Virginia Tech
  • Hampton Inn Christiansburg/Blacksburg at Virginia Tech
  • Main Street Inn at Virginia Tech
  • Hyatt Place Blacksburg/University at Virginia Tech
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Blacksburg - University Area at Virginia Tech
  • The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center at Virginia Tech
  • Hilton Garden Inn Blacksburg at Virginia Tech

What do families do in Blacksburg when they visit Virginia Tech?

It depends but there are a variety of activities and things to do in and around Blacksburg. We recommend using the virtual immersion tab on CampusReel to take a tour at Virginia Tech and see for yourself how the student make use of Blacksburg.

What buildings should I look at when I visit Virginia Tech?

For your convenience, below is a list of all buildings that you can visit from CampusReel. We encourage you to compare you experience of the buildings on CampusReel with your in-person visit if you decide to take one.

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