Burruss Hall at Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech

#133, overall score 40.5/100

Fun Fact:

In 2014, researchers at Virginia Tech invented a battery that runs completely on sugar.

ACADEMICS Score: 5/30

  • Score: 5/30
  • Acceptance rate: 73%
  • Student/faculty ratio: 14:1
  • Jewish Studies major: Minor
  • Israel Studies major: No

FINANCES

  • In-state tuition: $12,852
  • Out-of-state tuition: $29,371
  • Room & board costs: $8,424
  • Average annual scholarship/grant package: $28,872

CAMPUS INFORMATION

  • Location: Blacksburg, Va.
  • Region: South
  • Public/Private: Public
  • Undergraduate enrollment: 25,384
  • Jewish undergraduate enrollment: 2,000
  • Jewish population share: 8%
  • Student origin: 76% in-state/24% out-of-state
  • NCAA Division: I
  • NCAA team: Hokies
  • Ultimate Frisbee teams: Burn, Burnettes

ISRAEL Score: 11/20

  • Score: 11/20
  • Size of Birthright trip: 34
  • Israel-related clubs: VT Friends of Israel
  • BDS resolution: Never introduced

JEWISH LIFE Score: 14.5/40

  • Score: 14.5/40
  • Hillel: Hillel at Virginia Tech
  • Chabad: Librescu Jewish Student Center
  • OU-JLIC: None
  • Meor: None
  • Jewish fraternities: None
  • Jewish sororities: None
  • Anti-Semitic incidents in 2016: 0
  • Can you get kosher food on the school meal plan? No
  • Hillel Friday night services: 3
  • Synagogues within 10 miles: 0
  • Eruv: No
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