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Class of 2023

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Class of 2023 is part of Class Programs, a University Student Chartered Organization which has representation on the Undergraduate Student Senate (USS). Class of 2023 is advised through the Student Engagement Team of University Advancement.

Class Motto: Pote Ad Acta (Possibility to Actuality)
Class Colors: Appalachian Sunrise, Peach, Deep Pine Green, Fountain
Class Ring Namesake: Irving Peddrew II
Class Sponsor:
Dr. Bevlee Watford

Important Dates

Event Location Date
Fall Kickoff Concert Burruss Auditorium Aug. 26,  8 p.m.
Gobblerfest Drillfield Sept. 2 from 4–7 p.m.
Ring Ordering
Squires Williamsburg Room Sept. 14-21 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Ring Ordering Squires Williamsburg Room Oct. 10-14 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Homecoming Week Various locations Oct. 10-15

Key Events

The Grad Fair is your chance to grab everything you’ll need for commencement, including your cap and gown, tassels, cords, stoles, diploma frame, graduation announcements, and more. You’ll also have a chance to make your Senior Class Gift.

Celebrate the countdown! The 100 Days Until Graduation Celebration is exclusively for Senior Class Gift donors. Check back for details.

Giving Day is a 24-hour fundraising sprint driven by ambassadors who want to maximize the good Virginia Tech can do for our students and global communities. Giving Day is championed by Hokie alumni, students, parents, faculty, staff, and friends of the university. 

Pick up your cap and gown and enjoy some festivities at the HokieShop Bookstore! Check back for details.

Impact Week takes place in April. Check back for details.

Grad Bash is an outdoor festival held in May for graduating students with music, food, and more.

Visit the Graduating Student Resource page for more information on preparing for graduation.

Class Leadership

President: Prince Wang
Vice President:
Mason Mulrooney
Marley McCartney
Grace Allan
Jeremy Small-Hawks
Cadet at Large:
Christina Van Meter
Female at Large:
Amber Douglas
Male at Large:
Nate Doggett

Contact Us

For questions, email  

To change to the correct listserv, please email the Class Listmaster at and ask to be changed to the appropriate listserv.

Undergraduate Class Programs are part of Hokie Impact, a program that gives students opportunities to get involved, give back, and make lifelong connections with the alumni community.