All incoming international students are required to attend the mandatory New International Undergraduate Student Orientation Program, August 13-15. The program is designed for students who will begin classes at Virginia Tech during fall semester. We have an International Parent and Family Orientation Program as well on August 15, 2018. You must register by July 31st to attend.

Follow the steps below to register:

  1. Log in to Hokie SPA with your PID and password. If you have not created yours yet, create your PID before continuing.
  2. Click the “Hokie Spa” tab at the top of the page.
  3. From the list, click “Information for New Students.”
  4. Select “New Student Orientation.”
  5. Select “Sign up for Orientation.”

On the registration page, choose August 13-15 as your orientation session. Please enter the number of family members/guests and provide information for all dietary/accommodation needs. 

*If you have trouble signing up for orientation, please email orientation@vt.edu and copy international@vt.edu in your inquiry.