Explore Residential Colleges
Residential Colleges transform how students learn by connecting their academic and co-curricular experiences. Led by live-in Faculty Principals, residential colleges welcome students from any major and year and have strong models of self-governance to create an abiding sense of community among participants.
Explore Living-Learning Communities
Make the most of your Virginia Tech experience by joining a living-learning community. Benefits include:
- First-year LLC students have higher GPAs than their non-LLC peers.
- LLCs show fewer conduct referrals than non-LLC residence halls.
- LLCs report higher rates of mentorship of students by faculty.
- Aurora - Interfaith
- Corps of Cadets
- Galileo and Hypatia - Engineering
- GenerationOne - First-Gen Students
- Hillcrest - Honors
- Impact - Data Analytics
- Innovate - Entrepreneurship
- Lavender House - LGBTQ+ Studies
- Meraki - Well-Being
- Mozaiko - Languages and Global Learning
- Orion - Sciences
- Rhizome - Exploring Global Challenges
- Studio 72 - Arts and Creativity
- Thrive - Personal Growth
- Transfer Experience - Transfer Students
- Ujima - Culture and Identity
- VIA - Major Exploration