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December 2021 Campus Services Updates

Dining Enrollment for spring dining plans is now open! Don’t miss out on special events and new dining locations, including Steak ‘N Shake and our on-campus grocery store, Ram City Market. To sign-up, visit Follow us on social media @VCU_Dining for updates, events and more. To find information about dining plans, menus, locations and […]

VCU Police urges the use of headquarters for online sales and exchanges

When selling (or buying) an item online, choose a public meetup spot with safety in mind. VCU Police has a “sell safe” location in its lobby, located at 224 E. Broad Street. It can be accessed by taking the Convention Center GRTC Pulse stops and visitor and bike parking is available behind the building. VCUPD […]

Q&A with VCU Police

Will more self defense classes be added? While there is a long wait list, VCU Police offers three classes each semester. Each class is four (3 hour) sessions. Due to space limitations, and student availability, we have found that the three classes were an appropriate amount. We have created flexibility in our registration process to […]

VCU Link: Online community. Real-life connections.

VCU Link is the online community for connecting students, alumni, parents and families for career advice, industry contacts and meaningful professional relationships. It’s not just another networking platform. It’s designed specifically for the VCU community, and everyone on the platform has opted to help or seek advice. “Premium” services don’t cost anything. You and your […]

Celebrate Homecoming, Nov. 7-13

5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10 SHIFT Retail Lab Opening Celebrate the grand opening of VCU’s newest space, where students can sell their ideas and market products to generate feedback and even make some money. Take a tour of the Broad Street facility and network with student founders, alumni and members of the local entrepreneurial ecosystem.  […]

November 2021 Alumni Events

Join us, wherever you are Check out these upcoming events offered by VCU Alumni and follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for the latest updates. Nov. 7-13 Homecoming Celebrate Homecoming with fun, spirit and excitement on campus, in the Stu and virtually. >> Learn more Noon-1 p.m. EST Tuesday, Nov. 16 Featured in Forbes: […]

November 2021 Campus Services Updates

Dining Does your student have dietary restrictions, such as gluten-free, vegan, or dairy-free? Our chefs at Market 810 and AVO Kitchen can tailor your meals, or ask our Registered Dietitian, Julia, about options! For healthy tips, pop-ups and more, follow Julia on Instagram @VCUDietitian.   Don’t miss our Ramsgiving event on November 18th at Shafer! […]

Family programs update

VCU Parents and Families, The Office of New Student and Family Programs has been reorganized effective Friday, October 15 to allow for strategic focus on each of the programs to meet the goals of the institution. New Student and Family Orientation (NSFO) will be returning to the Division of Strategic Enrollment Management and Student Success (SEMSS) while Family […]

STAT fall events and more (October 2021)

STAT fall events and more Students Today Alumni Tomorrow, or STAT, is one of VCU’s largest and most active student organizations. STAT has several opportunities for your student this fall: Join STAT: With a $10 gift to VCU’s Student Life and Learning Fund, your student can attend and plan the best events on campus, enjoy […]

October 2021 Alumni Events

Join us, wherever you are Check out these upcoming events offered by VCU Alumni and follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for the latest updates. 6-7 p.m. EDT Monday, Oct. 11The Art of Salary Negotiation Learn actionable tips and insights on negotiating job offers, salary and other tangible benefits. Boost your confidence and arm […]

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