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Drug Take-Back Program

The Virginia Tech Police Department has established a Drug Take-Back program to collect unwanted drugs (including prescription medications) from Virginia Tech students, employees, community members and nonaffiliated individuals.

The program provides a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications and illegal drugs.

Key Instructions

  • Visit the Virginia Tech Security Center at 330 Sterrett Drive, Blacksburg, VA 24061
  • The service is offered between 9am and 5pm. 
  • All drop offs are anonymous and individuals will not be asked for any personal information.


For more information about the program call 540-231-6411.