Virginia Tech Summer Academy

Testimonials

Video: While at Hokie Camp 2014, we asked Virginia Tech Summer Academy students for their thoughts on Hokie Camp and Summer Academy.

Schedule

Virginia Tech's Summer Academy begins Sunday, July 5th and continues through August 15th. For a schedule of the first week (VTSA Student Success Orientation), and other related information, please download the following PDF:

2015 VTSA Student Success Orientation Schedule (363KB)

For more information please contact our office.

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Overview

Listen to students from last year discuss the benefits of the Summer Academy by clicking the linked image below!

It's all about you.


The Virginia Tech Summer Academy (VTSA) is designed to ease your transition from high school to college by coupling required course work with opportunities, to become familiar with university expectations, to make new friends, and to find your way around campus and the Blacksburg community.

Research experts suggest that students who enroll in programs like the VTSA have higher levels of satisfaction in personal adjustment, satisfaction with institutional choice, and a more enriching academic experience than non-participants. Our VTSA alumni have demonstrated exceptional academic success with over 70% earning a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

VTSA combines popular courses, along with peer mentoring and academic networking, to promote a strong foundation to start your academic life at Virginia Tech. The VTSA takes place during Virginia Tech's second summer session (July 5 – August 15) and is only available to first year students (freshmen and transfers).

VTSA Brochure


Want a more in depth look at what the Virginia Tech Summer Academy has to offer? Click to download the 2015 VTSA Brochure.