As the commonwealth’s most comprehensive university and its leading research institution, Virginia Tech has more than 13,000 employees and is the largest employer in Montgomery County, Virginia. The university fulfills its land-grant mission of transforming knowledge to practice through technological leadership and by fueling economic growth and job creation locally, regionally, and across Virginia.

The Department of Human Resources is committed to supporting a high quality of work life for all employees. The department provides services that support the university’s leadership and employees, enabling them to achieve their goals and the mission of Virginia Tech.

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New websites
Some of the websites previously located on the Department of Human Resources’ website have moved. Employees should update their bookmarks for the following sites:

University status website
The university status website provides a central online source of information regarding the operating status of all university locations.

Non-exempt employees and the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
With the recent changes to the exemption status of a number of our staff employees, there are some key things for employees and supervisors to remember. A list of frequently asked questions is available to help keep everyone informed. 




North End Center, Suite 2300 (0318)
300 Turner Street NW
Blacksburg, VA 24061

8 a.m.-5 p.m.

540-231-3830 (fax)


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