2023 State of the University
The Virginia Tech community is invited to join President Tim Sands as he delivers his seventh State of the University Address on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at 3:30 p.m. at the Moss Arts Center.
- Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023
- Anne and Ellen Fife Theatre, Moss Arts Center
- Doors open at 3 p.m., event begins at 3:30 p.m.
- Watch parties are being scheduled for campus locations in the greater Washington, D.C. metro area and in Roanoke.
- A stream link will be made available as the date approaches.
- On social media: #VTSOTU
Sesquicentennial Time Capsule
Access and Affordability
In Service to the Commonwealth
Previous State of the University Addresses
Article ItemPresident Tim Sands highlights research accomplishments, outlines work ahead in State of the University , article
Sands encouraged the audience to consider what Virginia Tech will look like in four years, when its sesquicentennial class graduates, and how the university can best serve Virginia in the future.Date: Sep 10, 2018
Virginia Tech President Tim Sands delivered his first State of the University address in 2016 at the Moss Arts Center.
Sands outlined the university’s history of bold successful moves, and challenged the university community to advance as a national and global leader. He spoke in front of a large audience, including students, faculty, staff, parents, and alumni.
Update: The State of the University address has finished. Read a full transcript.
Story: President Sands shares aspirations for Virginia Tech to become a global land-grant university
In an August letter to the Virginia Tech community, President Tim Sands welcomed students, faculty, and staff to join him at the 2017 State of the University. Doors open at 3 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 29. A student performance will begin around 3:15 p.m., and the address will begin at 3:30 p.m., in the Anne and Ellen Fife Theatre of the Street and Davis Performance Hall within the Moss Arts Center.