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Burruss Hall Auditorium
  • A 3000-seat, five-section auditorium with all seating located on the same level. Wheelchair seating is located in the right-center section at the middle cross aisle. The auditorium is also equipped with assisted listening devices available upon advanced request. The wireless devices can be reserved by calling the Ticket Office in advance at 540-231-5615.

  • For events in Burruss Auditorium, we suggest that you park in the large commuter lot located on the corner of West Campus Drive and Perry Street. The auditorium is easily accessible from this lot by walking between Cowgill and Derring Halls. Walk approximately 100 yards to the front entrance to the building. 

  • A visitor pass is needed for parking around the Drillfield until 8 p.m. weekdays. If you arrive on campus before 5 p.m., please pick up a free visitor pass from the Visitor Information Center, which is located off of Prices Fork Road. After 5 p.m., please go to the Virginia Tech Police Station, which is located at the end of Maintenance Road (third left turn on Southgate Drive as you come from the U.S. 460 bypass). 

  • Please observe and obey all traffic and parking regulations while driving on campus. If you have specific questions regarding parking, please contact Parking Services at 540-231-3200.
Colonial Hall
  • 650 seat theatre/classroom style facility located on the 2nd floor of Squires Student Center. Wheelchair seating is located at the front of the hall. 

  • If you are attending an event held in Squires Student Center, we recommend that you try the parking lot just across the street from the student center. The lot has signs designating various categories of parking. You may get an idea of available types of parking in this lot by viewing this diagram, but verify the type if you actually park in the lot. The media parking lot may also be used Monday through Friday after 5 p.m. and all day on weekends. The entrance to this lot is located on Otey Street next to the Architecture Annex. A visitor pass is needed for parking around campus before 5 p.m. weekdays. If you arrive on campus before 5 p.m., please pick up a free visitor pass from the Visitor Information Center, which is located on Prices Fork Road. 

  • Please observe and obey all traffic and parking regulations while driving on campus. If you have specific questions regarding parking, please contact Parking Services at 540-231-3200.
Commonwealth Ballroom
  • Located on the 2nd floor in Squires Student Center. The Commonwealth Ballroom is a multi-purpose facility with a large stage. Great for small concerts, banquets, dances, receptions, etc. Capacity varies from 450 – 1800 and the room can be divided into two sections either approximately, 3/4 or 1/4 of the entire ballroom.
Haymarket Theatre
  • This 500 seat theatre located on the 2nd floor in Squires Student Center. Wheelchair seating is located in right of the house. Wireless assistive listening devices may be reserved by for any ticketed event by contacting the Ticket Office in advance.
Old Dominion Ballroom
  • Great for banquets, dances, receptions, etc. Capacity varies from 150-500 depending on event type and room setup. Room is not dividable, but does have a large balcony overlooking the main floor. The ballroom is accessible from the 1st and 2nd floors with the main entrance located just across from the Ticket Office at the east entrance of the Squires Student Center.
Recital Salon
  • The Recital Salon is an acoustically designed hall maintained by the music department. With good sight lines and a seating capacity for 240, this venue is perfect for intimate concerts, recitals, or any musicale.
Studio Theatre
  • The Studio Theatre is located on the 2nd floor in Squires Student Center and is managed by the Theater Department at Virginia Tech. This petite theatre seats 222 and has excellent sound and lighting. Wheelchair seating is located in the rear of the house. The theatre is also equipped with a wireless assistive listening device system, which may be reserved in advance through the Ticket Office.

Contact Information

Ticket Office (0138)
129A Squires Student Center
290 College Ave.
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Phone: 540-231-5615
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