VCU is a premier urban university with excellent rankings and programs. With a rich history, vibrant arts community, affordable housing and easy commutes, family-friendly Richmond is a great place to learn, work and live.
- Proximity to the Blue Ridge Mountains, Chesapeake Bay, Virginia Beach and Washington, D.C.
- Diverse and unique restaurants, craft breweries and vineyards
- Exciting nightlife, outdoor events and concerts
- Performing arts and museums
- International airport 10 minutes from downtown