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What does it mean to be a "Hokie for life"? Alumni are essential to the life of this College. You provide employment opportunities, internships, mentoring, and scholarship support to our current students. By proudly letting people know you are a Hokie from the College of Science, you consistently reinforce the prestigious reputation of our school and our university.

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VT Science is now on LinkedIn! Set you educational page to College of Science and connect with fellow Science Hokies.

Upcoming Events


Women Leading in Science & Engineering

Leading as a Woman: Women in Leadership Series

November 16 at 7pm (virtual)

Featuring Jennifer Lyons, Deputy Manager for NASA Gateway Deep Space Logistics

Jennifer Lyons is the only woman in the universe leading the development of a deep space commercial chain to the Moon and beyond. Lyons is the deputy manager for the Gateway Program’s Deep Space Logistics at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. She received a B.S. in aerospace and ocean engineering from Virginia Tech, an M.S. in space technology from the Florida Institute of Technology, and an M.S. in engineering management from the University of Central Florida.

News & Notes

College Awards

College of Science Hall of Distinction

Induction into the College of Science Hall of Distinction honors those individuals who best embody the college’s goal of enhancing the well-being and development of their communities, the commonwealth, the nation, or the world, and who exemplify our university motto Ut Prosim (That I May Serve).  

Do you know someone that deserves to be part of the College of Science Hall of Distinction?

The deadline for nominations is January 14, 2022. Contact Katie Lafon, Director of Alumni Relations for the College of Science at 540-231-8706 or by email to find out more information. 

New Awards

COS Alumni Career Achievement Award (Academia, Gov’t./Industry) 

COS Leadership Award 

COS Ut Prosim Award 

COS Honorary Alumni Award