Our aspirations for student learning
Virginia Tech adopted the Aspirations for Student Learning to help individuals engage on a deeper level and think more intentionally about their experiences from orientation through graduation and beyond. In short, they exist to help you discover possibilities and maximize opportunities so as to find and define your best self.
Commit to unwavering curiosity
Virginia Tech students will be inspired to lead lives of curiosity, embracing a life-long commitment to intellectual development.
Pursue self-understanding and integrity
Virginia Tech students will form a set of affirmative values and develop the self-understanding to integrate these values into their decision-making.
Virginia Tech students will understand and commit to civility as a way of life in their interactions with others.
Prepare for a life of courageous leadership
Virginia Tech students will be courageous leaders who serve as change agents and make the world more humane and just.
Embrace ut prosim as a way of life
Virginia Tech students will enrich their lives through service to others.