Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, VA, US

Rating Score Valid Through Liaison Submitted Executive Letter
Silver - expired 63.30 March 18, 2016 Emily Vollmer March 19, 2013 Download


Full-time Equivalent Enrollment 31,342
Number of Undergraduate Students 24,776
Number of Graduate Students 6,566
Full-time Equivalent Employees 7,581
Institution type Baccalaureate
Institutional control Public
Endowment size 610,035,977
Percentage of students that are Residential 29.4
Percentage of students that are Full-time commuter Not Available
Percentage of students that are Part-time commuter Not Available
Percentage of students that are On-line only 2.5
Gross square feet of building space 8,702,813.0
Gross square feet of laboratory space Not Available
Acres of cultivated grounds Not Available
Acres of undeveloped land Not Available
Climate region Mixed-Humid

Campus Features

Feature Is Present? Is Included in Report
Agricultural School Yes Yes
Medical School Yes No
Pharmacy School No No
Public Health No No
Veterinary School Yes Yes
Satellite Yes No
Hospital No No
Farm Yes No
Agricultural experiment station Yes No

Additional Details

The Virginia Tech STARS submission includes all buildings and grounds that comprise the 2,500 acre main campus in Blacksburg, Virginia.

For a complete overview of Virginia Tech, including the university's history, mission statement, and campus information please see:

Credit Status
Innovation 1 Complete
Innovation 2 Complete
Innovation 3 Complete
Innovation 4 Complete
Credit Status
New Student Orientation Not Pursuing
Food Education Not Pursuing
Food and Beverage Purchases Not Pursuing
Confinement-Free Food Purchases Not Pursuing
Vegetarian-Fed Food Purchases Not Pursuing
Hormone-Free Food Purchases Not Pursuing
Seafood Purchases Not Pursuing
Dishware Not Pursuing
Energy Initiatives Not Pursuing
Energy Use by Type Not Pursuing
Procurement Not Pursuing
Bike Sharing Not Pursuing
Water Initiatives Not Pursuing
Endowment Not Pursuing
Sustainability Staffing Not Pursuing

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