The Office of University Planning is responsible for the long-term planning of the university and the management of its space.

The Office of University Planning is comprised of three units:

  • Architecture/Planning - Provides professional guidance and leadership to the long-range planning of Virginia Tech's building environment as it relates to all functions of design including master plans, public art, building design, signage, ADA planning, and all other elements in support of the university's mission and strategic vision.
  • Real Estate Management - Oversees real estate functions on behalf of the university.  The unit is responsible for the granting and acquiring of easements on university property, the acquisition and conveyance of university property, the preparation of Facility Use Agreements, the arrangement of employee housing agreements, and leasing on behalf of the university.
  • Site Planning and Development - Provides professional guidance and leadership for the long-range planning of Virginia Tech's physical environment to include site design, site development and transportation planning, along with the design of campus landscape in support of the university's mission and strategic vision.
  • Space Management - Provides effective vision, leadership, and strategic direction for the development and management of a campus wide space management policy in an effort to efficiently utilize campus physical space assets.
Liza Morris
Interim Assistant Vice President for Planning and University Architect
Facilities
Sterrett Facilities Complex
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Emaillizamorris@vt.edu
Office: 540-231-5343
Jack Rosenberger
Landscape Architect
Facilities
Sterrett Facilities Complex
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Emailjrosenb@vt.edu
Office540-231-1844
Mike Dunn
Transportation Planning and Engineering Manager
Facilities
Sterrett Facilities Complex
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Emailmikedunn@vt.edu
Office540-231-7641
Leigh Lally
University Space Manager
Facilities
Sterrett Facilities Complex
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Email: laleigh@vt.edu
Office540-231-4679
Joe Crane
Assistant Director for Real Estate Services
Facilities
Sterrett Facilities Complex
230 Sterrett Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Email: josephc9@vt.edu
Office: 
540-231-8237
Kim Avis
Assistant Director for Leasing
Facilities
Sterrett Facilities Complex
230 Sterrett Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Email: kima@vt.edu
Office: 
540-231-2295