The Virginia Tech Board of Visitors will hold its quarterly board meeting at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 23, in the Board Room of Torgersen Hall (Room 2100) on campus.

Committees will meet in the morning at the Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center unless otherwise noted.

* The Academic Affairs Committee meets at 8:30 a.m., Conference Room F.

* The Building and Grounds Committee meets in closed session at 8 a.m. in the Board Room and in open session at 8:45 a.m. in Conference Room A.

* The Finance and Audit will meet in closed session at 7:30 a.m. in the Private Dining Room and at 8:30 a.m. in open session in the Executive Conference Room.

* The Student Affairs Committee meets at 8:30 a.m. in Room 202 of the Career Services Building.

Among topics under consideration are the 2005-05 capital and operating budget requests, various appointments, property acquisition, and changes to board by-laws.

The Special Committee on Research will meet at 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center Executive Conference Room on Sunday, Aug. 22. The full board will hold an information session on chartered university legislation Sunday, Aug. 22 at 3 p.m. in the Torgersen Board Room.