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University Council


The purpose of the University Council is to assist the President of the University in formulating and implementing university policy in a manner which attempts to ensure that Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University always strives effectively toward its goals, which are:

  1. To provide an environment conducive to the pursuit of learning, teaching, scholarship, research, and service.
  2. To anticipate and meet the educational needs of society in general and the Commonwealth and nation in particular.