Category: Information and support
“How to Apply Workshop Series” with the National Scholarship Office
Check out a brand new 5-week workshop series for VCU juniors, seniors, grad students and alumni planning to apply for a Fulbright award or another postgraduate scholarship! This series will prepare participants to tackle applications for major postgraduate scholarships, in particular the Fulbright student grant, the Rhodes, Marshall, Mitchell, and Gates Cambridge Scholarships, and the […]
VCU Alumni presents Lift Every Voice: Black Alumni Across the Industries Panel Series
To celebrate Black History Month, each week of February, the panelists will bring a wealth of knowledge and experience in various industries. They will share successes as well as lessons learned as they have navigated their careers and how their identity has played a role in their professional journey. Thursday, Feb. 4: Health Care, Science and […]
Return to Campus
Click here for updates from the School of the Arts for Spring 2021.
Holiday Self-Care and Safety Planning Guide
The Well and University Counseling Services’ Advocacy Program have created a guide for holiday safety planning and self-care. Visit here for an accessible Google Doc version.
Rec Sports Virtual Fitness and Wellness
Rec Sports offers a variety of ways for you to engage in virtual fitness and wellness experiences to help you get active and stay healthy. Check out the website here complete with class offerings.
Mental Health Resources
Feeling stressed? Click here for a list of ways to manage stress and stay well, provided by the university.
Food for Fines
VCU Libraries will host a food drive through Dec. 18 to stock Ram Pantry at VCU. For each food item donated, VCU Libraries will waive $5 in overdue fines, up to a $30 maximum. Click here for more information.
Staying on or around campus for breaks?
The Division of Student Affairs has created a department operations blog with information on which buildings and services will be operational during fall break, final exams and winter break and the weeks leading up to the start of classes for the spring semester. The blog will be updated ongoing when changes are made.
Considerations for Students Returning Home for the Holidays
Countdown to winter break already got you one hoof out the door? According to the Virginia Department of Health, students and staff should minimize their interactions with others as much as possible in the 14 days before leaving campus, including during travel home. Read about this guideline and more here.
Join the Ram Pantry in the fight to reduce food waste!
The Ram Pantry is seeking students whom would like to receive FREE surplus produce. Click here to fill out this short form if you are interested in signing up for surplus produce items that would otherwise go unused.