Welcome to Virginia Tech's Roanoke Center located on the seventh floor of the Roanoke Higher Education Center. Our website has been designed to help you discover and access Virginia Tech's dynamic programs of instruction, research, and outreach. The University is committed to serving diverse needs through the delivery of quality and accessible programs of study, encourages community involvement, promotes economic development, and strives to contribute to the quality of life in the Roanoke region. Virginia Tech's Roanoke Center serves as a bridge to help you connect to the full scope of resources represented by the University and strives to provide timely response and leadership to needs and opportunities within the Roanoke region. The Center serves as a catalyst and an integral partner in various regional economic and community development initiatives. Virginia Tech's role as a recognized leader in distance and distributed teaching and learning, research, scholarship, and outreach is supported by programs and services provided by the Center. Graduate programs, certificates, and courses are delivered traditionally and virtually. In support of Virginia Tech's commitment to lifelong learning, the Center provides a rich array of credit and non-credit offerings.