Class of 2017 Grad Bash

Sponsored by the Class of 2017 and the Virginia Tech Alumni Association

  • When: Wednesday, May 10 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Where: Holtzman Alumni Center Terrace and Lawn

Photos: 2015 Grad Bash


Graduating Student Information and Activities

Before you Graduate

University Commencement Website

VT Graduation Fair

From caps and gowns, diploma frames to graduation announcements, the Grad Fair is a one-stop shopping event. Enjoy free pizza and music and learn about the programs and services the Alumni Association has to offer; held in the fall and spring semesters. 

Grad Bash

Let us help you celebrate your time at Virginia Tech with a graduation party! Join fellow classmates and soon to be alumni for free food, drinks, games, giveaways and live music. The festivities are held on the lawn of the Alumni Center on senior day each May. 

Virginia Tech Grad Trip

Travel to Europe with a group of recent Hokie grads. Experience this once in a lifetime opportunity!

Caps and Gowns | Diploma Frames | Graduation Announcements

Peruse your graduation items in person at the Virginia Tech Grad Fair. Items are also available to purchase at the University and Volume II Bookstores.

Bugle/Senior Pictures

Order a Bugle or get your senior picture taken at Grad Fair, or visit the Bugle site for additional locations. Grad Images also offers portrait sittings - Grad Images Portrait Sittings (PDF | 8MB)

Hokie Nation Network

Offers online career resources including job postings, alumni networking, and career mentoring. 

Class Rings

The Virginia Tech Class ring embodies and invokes memories, traditions and pride that tie Hokies together. Each class designs a ring distinctive and unique to their class. 

Our speaker series prepares you for obstacles you may encounter after graduation.

Virginia Tech for Real Life Speaker Series

Young Alumni Mailing

The Virginia Tech Alumni Association mails an information packet to all graduating Hokies each semester. Look for yours in the mail! Don't receive your packet by your graduation date? Contact us at


University Commencement Website

University Registrar's Guide to Graduation


Stay Connected

Update your contact information to stay connected to Virginia Tech. Keeping connected allows you to receive Virginia Tech publications such as the VT Magazine. Also learn about various alumni programs including Alumni Chapters around the world, Young Alumni Mixers, Reunions and Homecomings, Alumni Career Resources Program, Alumni Travel Tours, Community Service Initiatives, and much more. 

Alumni Chapters

Once your graduate, contact your local chapter and get involved. Network with other Hokies and make new friends!

Young Alumni Programs

Stay connected to learn about your Young Alumni Reunion, regional mixers and other events designed for 
recent alums. 

Keep Your VT Email Address for life

Virginia Tech allows you to continue utilizing your VT email address after you graduate.

Follow the Virginia Tech Alumni Association

Graduation trip paris

Virginia Tech Grad Trip

  • When: May 21– June 7
  • Cost: From $3,898 (airfare is additional)*