National Capital Region | Virginia Tech


General Resources


Scholar is used in support of many courses in both Blacksburg and the National Capital Region.

Diversity Website

Links are provided to many locations, including the Diversity Strategic Plan and Virginia Tech organizations.

Free Anti Virus Software

Current students, faculty, and staff are eligible and encouraged to download and use for free the latest Norton AntiVirus software. An active PID is required.

Northern Virginia Bookstore

The online bookstore provides services to all Virginia Tech National Capital Region faculty, staff, and students.

Need assistance with your PID? Have a question about Office? is Virginia Tech's portal for computer support. 4Help (free computer support), free antivirus software, and many more computer help related items are just a click away.

Staff Resources

Commonwealth Commuter Choice

Full-time Virginia Tech employees (faculty and staff) who commute to certain identified Northern Virginia counties and cities can receive up to $245/month in free SmarTrip credit
to use on public transit or vanpool to get to work.

Faculty Association

This web site contains event information and links for the faculty in the National Capital Region.

NCR Research Methods Consortium

The NCR-RMC supports research in the NCR by helping to coordinate research methods across colleges. The website describes available courses, examples of collaboration and in general, encourages information sharing and coordination of teaching.

Student Resources

For student-related resources please visit our Student Information page