Emergency Notification Protocol

VT Alerts is Virginia Tech's Emergency Notification System. In a campus emergency, Virginia Tech will use several information delivery methods to reach you because, at any given time, one form of communications might be better to reach you than another.


Policies pertaining to the university's use of surveillance as well as purchasing surveillance equipment.

Threat Assessment

The mission of the multi-disciplinary Threat Assessment Team is to determine if an individual poses, or may reasonably pose, a threat of violence to self, others, or the Virginia Tech community; and to intervene to avert the threat and maintain the safety of the situation.

Safety Tips

A list of safety topics to provide tips for all students, faculty, staff and visitors, regardless of current residence.

Ban from Campus

Virginia Tech is committed to the safety and welfare of students, employees, and visitors.  The chief of police, or designee, is authorized to ban individuals from all Virginia Tech property, a specific building, or area. Individuals who have received a Trespass/Ban from Campus notice have the right to appeal. Community members can view the Ban from Campus Listing here.


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Blacksburg, VA 24061


Online Report Form

General Information
540-231-6112 (TTY)

Safe Ride
540-231-7233 (SAFE)

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