Statement Regarding The ACC
President Steger statement about acceptance
Virginia Tech
June 30, 2003

Charles W. Steger, Virginia Tech President

"Today, Virginia Tech formally accepted the offer of membership in the Atlantic Coast Conference beginning July 1, 2004. We are delighted to be affiliated and associated with such excellent schools. We are pleased to partner on multiple levels with the universities of the ACC and look forward to many years of spirited athletic competition."