Benefits & Discounts

The Hokie Bird joins employees in an exercise class.

From comprehensive insurance plans to tuition assistance, Virginia Tech offers employees a robust benefits program. This full range of benefits, services, and discounts is an integral part of the university's total compensation package and just one of the many things that make Virginia Tech a great place to work.

Notice: Emergency Room billing at LewisGale facilities

Schumacher Clinical Partners began providing emergency room (ER) physician services at certain LewisGale facilities during fall 2018. While negotiations continue between Schumacher and Anthem, at this time certain LewisGale ERs are out-of-network. Click here for more information and a list of ERs. If you or a covered dependent receive care at a LewisGale ER and are billed out-of-network rates, follow these billing instructions


Virginia Tech employees have the opportunity to take advantage of a variety of health benefits to help meet their specific needs, as well as the needs of their family.  This comprehensive coverage includes, flexible spending accounts, medical and life insurance, and workers compensation.


To help promote work-life balance, Virginia Tech provides a generous leave program, which includes paid time off, holidays, and sick leave.

Retirement & Financial

It’s never too early or too late to invest in your future and the Division of Human Resources is here to help. The university’s retirement plans provide ample opportunities for employees to save for the future.  


Working at Virginia Tech comes with many benefits, including the following: