Enrollment Information

Virginia Tech Enrollment: 30,598 on-campus 
(82.7% undergraduate/17.3 graduate) 

 Dairy Program Enrollment: 70

Application Deadline:

Freshmen - December 1

Early Decision - November 1

Transfer Students - February 15


Estimated Annual Fees (2016-2017):

In-State Tuition and Fees: $13, 230

Out-of-State Tuition and Fees: $31,014

Books & Supplies: $565 + required computer

Room & Board: $8,690
(Exact cost varies with selection of residence hall & meal plan.)


Financial Aid:

Pell Grant

Supp. E.O.G. Guaranteed Student Loans & National Student Loan programs 

College scholarships 

Dairy Science scholarships

Part-Time Work and/or Work Study Program: department dairy farm, labs, offices; nearby farms, various university labs and offices 

University Work Study Program

Major Fields of Study/Degrees Offered:

B.S. (options: Dairy Enterprise Management, Biotechnology, Pre-vet, Dual Majors/Minors)

M.S. Dairy Science 

Ph.D. in Animal Science

Dairy Herd/Special Activities:

215 milking Holsteins & Jerseys

Dairy show

Student managed cattle sale, field & research studies

Dairy Challenge Team, Judging Team, Dairy Club;

Student national and foreign trips

Industry internships,

Foreign student exchange programs

New dairy facility