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2021 VCUarts Commencement Exercises

VCUarts is excited to host a unique commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 15th at Richmond’s Altria Theater, honoring all 2020 and May 2021 graduates from the School of the Arts. This ceremony will be in-person for graduates only, but family and friends will be able to watch a virtual livestream. Due to current COVID-19 distancing […]

April 2021 Campus Services Updates

Dining Raising Cane’s, Bento Sushi and Twisted Taco are back! New hours of operation began Monday, March 22 to include the restaurants in Laurel & Grace Place and Pizza Hut Express.  This month, VCUDine will survey all current dining plan holders to select the dining locations they want to see open in the fall of […]

April 2021 Events

Join us, wherever you are Check out these upcoming virtual events offered by VCU Alumni and follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for the latest updates. Noon-1 p.m. EDT Tuesday, April 6 Advancing the World Through Sports: A Celebration of International Day of Sport for Development and Peace Sports, because of their unparalleled popularity, […]

VCU Student Emergency Fund Fundraiser

Want to help support students in need? View the message below from the VCU Family Council and take part in their t-shirt fundraiser! “Dear Parents, The VCU Student Emergency Fund has been depleted. Now more than ever, with so many students experiencing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, this fund needs help. Please help […]

VCU Launches Independent Review of Greek Life

Dear VCU students, faculty and staff, On behalf of all of VCU, we continue to mourn the death of Adam Oakes, a freshman who had a promising future ahead of him. Like our community, we fervently want to understand what happened. VCU is working closely with the Richmond Police Department, which is leading the investigation […]

Family Spotlight: Walker Family

Today we’re thrilled to spotlight the Walker family! Amanda, Alan, Ben and VCU student Scott are from Mechanicsville, Virginia. Scott, an Actuarial Science (Financial Technology) major, is set to graduate as a member of the Class of 2022. Check out our interview with the Walker family below: What made you all choose VCU?  Great actuarial […]

March 2021 Campus Services Updates

Dining You asked and we listened! Last month, we asked our dining plan holders which locations they would like to see open this spring. Based on the survey results, we modified our dining hours and locations to better meet the needs of our students. Starting Monday, February 15, changes went into effect including opening Market […]

March 2021 Events with VCU Alumni

Join us, wherever you are Check out these upcoming virtual events offered by VCU Alumni and follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for the latest updates. 6-7 p.m. EST Thursday, March 4 Curated Connections – A Student and Alumni Networking Event Students Today Alumni Tomorrow, the student alumni association, hosts a networking night with […]

Family Friday 2021

Spend some quality time with your favorite Ram! Check out some fun ideas and activities below to do with your Ram either together (if you’re both at home) or virtually. Virtual escape room Good sites: https://www.simplemost.com/free-digital-escape-rooms/  Board Game Night Make Tanghulu (candied fruits) together. Check out the recipe at https://aubreyskitchen.com/tanghulu/   Host a PowerPoint party Inspiration: […]

Ram Spirit Week 2021

All Week RamTHON Fundraising Competition with George Mason Miracle RamTHON is VCU’s Dance Marathon student organization that supports the local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital, the Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU. RamTHON hosts year-round fundraisers and a dance marathon at the end of the year where the annual amount of money raised is revealed. This […]