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Startup Hokies Community – start here!

Looking to plug into entrepreneurship at Virginia Tech?  Welcome to the Startups Hokies Community!


The Startup Hokies Community is a vibrant and inclusive community open to any student, any year, from any academic major at Virginia Tech.

The Community is designed to meet you wherever you are in your entrepreneurship journey and is the “front door” for all Apex Center programs and resources.  The Community operates on a rolling basis during the fall and spring semesters, so you can join anytime.

How to join

Join the Startup Hokies community online with StartupTree. Available to every VT student, you can register your startup idea, build your team, seek mentoring, register for events, apply for competitions and find useful startup resources all within the StartupTree online portal.

Joining is fast and free (like it takes 5 minutes fast).  Join today and get started with Startup Hokies! 

Startup Tree

Program overview

Members of the Startup Hokies Community receive the following benefits:

  • Open access to our rockstar co-working space located in downtown Blacksburg (432 N. Main St, right above PKs)
  • Eligibility to participate in our full suite of programs including networking, workshops, mentoring and funding
  • Information on events, resources and programs delivered right to your inbox

Got questions?

We’d love to chat.  Here are three ways to get in touch:

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