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Weeks of Welcome

New Student Transition

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Weeks of Welcome: August 15 - September 2, 2022


Weeks of Welcome is part of our extended orientation and transition experience – and the official start of the Virginia Tech academic and co-curricular experience for new Hokies. If you’re wondering how you can find your place at Virginia Tech and meet people, we’ve got you covered.

Signature Events

While there are many exciting things to do over Weeks of Welcome, the events below are required for all incoming first-year, transfer, and international students.

  • 8/17 – Hokie Hangout
  • 8/18 – Hokies on Track Meetings
  • 8/18 – Speaker Series: Well-being
  • 8/19 – College Day
  • 8/19 – Speaker Series: ExperienceVT
  • 8/20 – Hokies on Track Meeting
  • 8/20 – Speaker Series: Healthy Relationship
  • 8/21 – Dear World
  • 8/21 – Hokie Hi Spirit Rally

Event details and the full schedule will be available in the Hokies On Track app (yes, the same one you used at Orientation!).