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Hampton Roads Center

The Virginia Tech Hampton Roads Center offers an array of educational services to meet the needs of working professionals in the Hampton Roads region of Virginia. Home to attractions like Colonial WilliamsburgHistoric JamestownYorktown Victory Center, and more, coastal Virginia is an outstanding place for family fun and education.

Conveniently located in Virginia Beach and Newport News, residents are not far from  many beaches or amusement parks such as Busch Gardens and Water Country USA. With a fairly moderate climate, the coastal region of Virginia is home to some of the best award winning golf courses in the country, such as Kingsmill Resort.

Quick Facts

  • Hampton Roads is known for its large military presence, shipyards, coal piers, and miles of waterfront property and beaches. 
  • The Hampton Roads area consists of nine independent cities including Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Hampton, Newport News, Poquoson, and Williamsburg.
  • A mild, temperate climate provides an array of recreational opportunities and allows commercial waterways to remain ice-free year round.
  • Hampton roads is linked to the U.S. and the world through a multi-layered transportation infrastructure including air services, roads, ports, and railroads.

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