Why VCU?

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

To learn more about applying to VCU, visit Graduate Admissions if you are a U.S. citizen or International Admissions, if you are an international student.