So much is going on at Virginia Tech every day, but there’s no need to miss out on a single event or opportunity. Students, parents, and alumni can check out these social media accounts to stay up to date on local and campus news.

Find your college on Facebook

Like your college on Facebook to learn about what is happening in your department including faculty news, undergraduate research projects, and new course offerings.


  Source: Pamplin College of Business Facebook

Source: Pamplin College of Business Facebook

Include Virginia Tech in your professional digital presence

Follow the official Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University page on LinkedIn to demonstrate your VT affiliation with your LinkedIn connections and read about current events and research projects.

  Source:  LinkedIn

Source: LinkedIn

Keep up with President Sands

Follow Dr. Sands, a.k.a. VTSandsman, on Twitter to see what he’s up to and read his endearing, original tweets. President Sands regularly engages with students on Twitter and posts remarkable selfies, which is an added bonus. While you’re at it, also follow the official Hokie Bird Twitter account, @TheHokieBird.

  Source:  Twitter

Source: Twitter

Follow VT News for fast and important updates

The VT News Twitter feed is a great resource to learn about the latest events and news related to Virginia Tech. Find full stories, videos, and more on their website, which is also a great web browser home page.

Double-tap Hokie Football on Instagram

Whether or not you have season tickets, follow Hokie Football on Instagram and you will never miss a play. Learn about Coach Fuente and follow the Hokies through another exciting football season!

  Source:  Instagram

Source: Instagram

Follow SGADSA, and the Collegiate Times on Twitter

Include Virginia Tech’s Student Government Association, Division of Student Affairs, and the Collegiate Times in your Twitter news feed to stay up to date on changes and updates that impact students. These handles will also post about student services, extracurricular activities, and volunteer opportunities. Learn about ways to round out the Hokie experience and serve in the community, not to mention free food opportunities on campus.

  Source:  Twitter

Source: Twitter

Don’t forget about Tech’s award winning VT Dining Services

Savor Virginia Tech’s nationally-ranked Dining Services by following @HokieDining on Instagram. And check out the newest addition to Virginia Tech’s dining options, the VT Food Truck!

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Source: Instagram

Watch VT Athletics and VT Television online

Subscribe to the Virginia Tech Athletics channel on YouTube to see sports highlights, interviews, and behind-the-scenes footage of the Virginia Tech athletic programs. Also, the Virginia Tech Television channel posts great segments on campus news, like “Weekly What’s Up?” and “Tech Tonight.”

  Source:  YouTube

Source: YouTube

See what’s happening in Downtown Blacksburg

Like Downtown Blacksburg on Facebook to keep up with the town and stay engaged in community events, such as festivals, holiday parades, and the weekly farmer’s market.

And here is our Cheat Sheet for all the essential channels!