Celebrating Women's History Month
Hokies are celebrating Women's History Month and the 100th anniversary of women students at Virginia Tech.
Make sure you don't miss a moment of the celebration. We're hosting Hokie alumnae panel discussions, sharing stories about amazing Hokie women, jamming out to our playlist celebrating Hokie ladies, and more.
Women were first admitted to the university for full-time studies in 1921.
Five women—Mary Ella Carr Brumfield, Ruth Terrett, Lucy Lee Lancaster, Louise Jacobs, and Carrie Taylor Sibold—enrolled full-time and an additional seven women enrolled part-time. In 1925 those five women were the first full-time female students to graduate.