Retirees Association

Established in 1981, the Virginia Tech Retirees Association provides retired employees with the opportunity to remain engaged with each other and the Virginia Tech community. The voluntary organization is open to all retired faculty, staff, their spouses, and the spouses of deceased retirees.

Since January 1990, more than 2,500 employees have retired from Virginia Tech with more than 1,200 retirees still living in the local area.


To maintain a liaison with the university to promote the needs of Virginia Tech retirees, to arrange campus tours and guest speakers to enhance retiree awareness of current university programs and initiatives, and to host biannual luncheons where retirees renew acquaintances in an atmosphere of fellowship. The Association also contributes to the Virginia Tech Staff/ Faculty Dependent and Spouse Scholarship Fund.


Membership benefits include the opportunity to attend exclusive seminars and discussions, tours of various facilities across campus, and association sponsored luncheons that take place twice a year in the fall and spring.


Year membership (July to June) is $30 per person, or $60 for retiree and spouse.


Membership form


Event information will be mailed directly to Retirees Association members. 

For more information about the Virginia Tech Retirees Association, contact the Department of Human Resources at at 540-231-7777.


The Virginia Tech retirees’ Facebook page is a gathering place for folks who have retired from Virginia Tech and would like to stay in touch with the university and each other.