Hokie Camp 2008; freshman student orientation at Smith Mtn. 4-H Camp

Students seated and getting to know each other at Hokie Camp

Hokie Camp is a holistic experience that welcomes incoming Virginia Tech students to the storied traditions and unwavering values of the Virginia Tech family. Through purposeful activities and conversations, Hokie Camp builds inclusive community and Hokie spirit.

Our Values


  • We strive to create a strong sense of community by establishing meaningful and authentic relationships.
  • Connects to DSA Aspiration for Student Learning: Practice CIVILITY

Diversity and Inclusion

  • We are committed to better understanding the spectrum of diverse people who make up our world, and aim to create a more inclusive space where all differences are valued.
  • Connects to DSA Aspiration for Student Learning: Commit to unwavering CURIOSITY; Practice CIVILITY; Prepare for a life of COURAGEOUS LEADERSHIP


  • We seek to provide opportunities for self-discovery by facilitating meaningful dialogue about identity and strengths.
  • 'Connects to DSA Aspiration for Student Learning: Pursue SELF-UNDERSTANDING & INTEGRITY


  • We are devoted to living a life of service to others, inspired by our university motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve).
  • Connects to DSA Aspiration for Student Learning: Embrace UT PROSIM (That I May Serve)

Contact Information

New Student Programs (0925)
319 Squires Student Center
290 College Avenue
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Phone: 540-231-3284


8 A.M. - 5 P.M.

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