The Staff Senate is one of the ways all non-faculty salaried and non-student wage staff can participate in shared governance at Virginia Tech. The Senate is made up of elected representatives from each college and administrative area of the university.

The Senate meets on the third Thursday of each month, from Noon-1:00 pm. All non-faculty salaried and non-student wage staff are welcome to attend any meeting.

  • Staff Senate Meeting Dates, Time, and Location
    • May 16, 12:00pm-1:00pm, University Gateway Center room 3100
    • June 20, 12:00pm-1:00pm, University Gateway Center room 3100
    • July 18, 12:00pm-1:00pm, North End Center room 2470


Mark your calendar: Staff Appreciation Day is May 22

From: The President’s Office and Division of Human Resources

On Wednesday, May 22, Virginia Tech will celebrate the hard work and dedication of more than 3,600 staff members. Staff Appreciation Day will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Owens Hall. All staff, non-student wage employees, and emergency hires are invited to participate.

The event offers a wide range of activities including campus tours, Bingo, stress-relieving massages, the “Fabulous Feud” game team competition, live music by the “Half Throttle Band,” lunch by Personal Touch Catering, and more.

Supervisors are encouraged to allow staff employees to attend for a minimum of several hours. Please refer to the memorandum from the President’s Office.

Further information will soon be available on the Staff Appreciation Day website or contact the President's Office at 540-231-7111.

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