Welcome to the Tidewater Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association! Our mission is to promote the university in the Chesapeake, Portsmouth, Norfolk and Virginia Beach, Virginia areas. There is no membership fee to participate. Join us in connecting with local alumni, students, and the community to promote all things Virginia Tech. Go Hokies!
Tidewater Spring Fling Happy Hour
Thursday, May 19

Tidewater Spring Fling Happy Hour

We're celebrating spring and a return to regular Hokie events. Join us for socializing and fun at Ocean 27! Registration is $10 in advance and $15 the day of. Your registration fee includes one drink and appetizers, plus $5 is a gift supporting the local alumni chapter scholarship fund....

Tidewater New Student Welcome Class of 2026
Sunday, May 22

Tidewater New Student Welcome Class of 2026

Join the Tidewater Hokies in welcoming the Class of 2026!  Alumni, incoming and current students, family and friends are all welcome. We'll celebrate at ShoreBreak Pizza and TapHouse, 2941 Shore Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23451....

2022 Tidewater Hokie Golf Classic
Friday, June 3

2022 Tidewater Hokie Golf Classic

This annual Hokie favorite features tailgates at the tee box and the always popular Hokie Hospitality Crew.  All proceeds benefit the VA Tech Alumni Association Tidewater Chapter and its scholarship fund....

Virginia Tech launches observance of its sesquicentennial anniversary

Virginia Tech launches observance of its sesquicentennial anniversary

In 1872, Addison Caldwell trekked 30 miles from Craig County to Blacksburg, Virginia, inspired by the opportunity for an education. Today, nearly 150 years later, students looking to find the answers to big questions, to solve complex problems, and to serve the world still seek those opportunities at Virginia Tech....

Home for startups: Virginia Tech ranked among nation’s top schools for entrepreneurship studies

Home for startups: Virginia Tech ranked among nation’s top schools for entrepreneurship studies

Home for startups: Virginia Tech ranked among nation’s top schools for entrepreneurship studies Virginia Tech has been ranked No. 25 for undergraduate entrepreneurship programs in Princeton Review’s rankings for 2021, released Nov....

2020 Virtual Run in Remembrance announced for April 16-18

2020 Virtual Run in Remembrance announced for April 16-18

From April 16th-18th, a virtual run in remembrance will be hosted as the Virginia Tech community reflects on the vibrant lives of the 32 students and faculty who were tragically taken from us on April 16, 2007....