Board of Visitors

The Board of Visitors is the governing authority for Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

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About the Board

The Board is composed of 14 members, 13 of whom are appointed by the Governor. The 14th member is the President of the Board of Agriculture and Consumer Services, who serves ex officio. In addition, there are five non-voting representatives to the board, representing A/P faculty, faculty, staff, graduate students and undergraduate students.

Upcoming Meeting Dates

Full Board meetings will be livestreamed. Information for viewing will be provided closer to the meeting date.

Aug 26-28


Nov 18-19


If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please email or call (540) 231-6232 prior to the event.

Latest News

Virginia Tech Board of Visitors approves 2024 promotions, tenure, and continued appointments


The board approved the following promotions, tenure, and continued appointments at its June 11 meeting.

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Future vision and growth for Virginia Tech in the D.C. area take shape; progress shared at Board of Visitors meeting


An emerging cohesive and progressive vision for Virginia Tech’s growing presence in the greater Washington, D.C., metro area was shared with members of the Board of Visitors at their quarterly meeting Tuesday in Blacksburg.

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Contact Us

Ms. Kim O'Rourke

Secretary of the Board of Visitors

319 Burruss Hall (0125)
800 Drillfield Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061