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Summer Academy is now Summer Start!

You’ve been accepted to Virginia Tech, and you’re counting the days till you come to Blacksburg. We get it: Now you can jump-start your first year with Summer Start!

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Jump-start Your First Year!

Summer Start, formerly Summer Academy, is designed specifically for incoming freshman and transfer students to come and experience campus life six weeks before the rush of Fall. 


Virginia Tech Summer Academy Students moving in

If you indicated interest in Summer Start on your application for admission, a link to select the tracks you are interested in will be sent to you five days after your deposit is processed.

If you did not indicate interest in Summer Start and you are now interested, please visit your Applicant Portal to change that. You can find the form above the Honors College Notification section.

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