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Welcome new international students! 

The Cranwell International Center has partnered with other offices at Virginia Tech to provide you with activities and socials to welcome you to your new home in Blacksburg!  Below you will find these events in the respective Undergraduate and Graduate calendars, please note that some of these events do require pre-registration.

Hours of Operation

The Cranwell International Center is open Monday-Friday between 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

Walk-in Immigration Advising Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. and Thursday, Friday 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

New International Undergraduate Student Orientation

This orientation day, Tuesday August 19, is designed specifically for Undergraduate International Students. During this time you will get to know the Virginia Tech campus, meet your academic advisor, and register for classes. Please indicate your plan to attend the August 19 orientation by registering here. This orientation is NOT intended for Graduate students. Graduate students should visit the Graduate School website for information about Graduate Student Orientation.

Please Note: Undergraduate students who will be in the U.S. for the July orientations hosted by New Student and Family Programs are welcome to register for a session through HokieSpa. Students will still be required to fulfill pre-arrival online orientation, document check-in session and the mandatory immigration session with the Cranwell International Center in August to complete necessary immigration requirements.

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Contact Information

Cranwell International Center at Harper Hall
240 West Campus Drive
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Phone: 540-231-6527
Fax: 540-231-3808