If you're looking for a Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) self-guided tour then you have come to the right page. Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia is a large public university and one of the six senior military colleges in the United States. Approximately 25,700 undergraduate and 7,400 graduate students are enrolled at Virginia Tech. The football games are a huge part of campus life for students and faculty. The mascot is the HokieBird or the “Hokie” and the school colors are maroon and orange.