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On-and-Off Campus Housing Tips 2019

Has your student thought about where they are going to live next year? There are several options and resources both on-and-off campus your student can take advantage of to find a place. Students interested in living on-campus next year will need to fill out a housing application for the Fall 2019-Spring 2020 academic year. Housing […]

2019-2020 Housing Dates and Deadlines

Has your student thought about where they are going to live next year? There are several options and resources both on-and-off campus your student can take advantage of to find a place. Students interested in living on-campus next year will need to fill out a housing application for the Fall 2019-Spring 2020 academic year. Housing […]

Intersession Course Date Reminder and Happy Holidays

Winter intersession starts on Thursday, December 27, 2018, and continues until January 9, 2019. Intersession offers courses during winter break so students can earn credit hours in order to catch up, stay on track or get ahead. Students can choose from more than 40 courses and have the opportunity to earn an additional three credits […]

Final Exam Schedule

Spring semester classes end on Tuesday, May 1 and the university will hold a Reading Day on Wednesday, May 2. Final exams will take place from Thursday, May 3 through Friday, May 11. The Spring 2018 Final Exam Schedule is now posted on the Records and Registration website. Students can determine their exam times based […]

May Commencement

Congratulations to all the May 2018 graduates and their families! This year’s Commencement will take place on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at the Richmond Coliseum. You can find all the information and details about the VCU May 2018 Commencement at the VCU Commencement website. Don’t forget that students may also have specific […]

Summer Courses Still Available

There’s still time to register for summer classes! Course registration for the summer 2018 semester opened for all students in February. A listing of summer courses can be found on VCU’s Summer Studies website. Classes start and end at different points over the summer, with the first courses starting on May 21. Encourage your student […]

Ready for Spring Move-Out?

Get your boxes and tape ready; for students living on campus in nine-month halls, spring move out is just around the corner! All nine-month halls will officially close Saturday, May 12 at 10 a.m. Residents are required to leave within 24 hours of their last final exam, or by 10 a.m. on May 12, whichever […]

Tax Season

Tax season is in full swing and the deadline to file is fast approaching! Did your student work during the previous tax year or have any investments? Now is a good time to talk to your student about whether or not to file a tax return. For some tips to pass along if your student […]

Advising and Registration

The fall 2018 schedule of classes for course listings and descriptions became available on Mar. 13, 2018. VCU encourages all students to make at least two advising appointments each semester with their designated academic advisor. Ask your student if he or she has scheduled an appointment. If your student hasn’t scheduled an appointment yet and […]

Spring Break

VCU’s Spring Break will take place for the MCV and Monroe Park campuses between Sunday, Mar. 4 and Saturday, Mar. 10, 2018. Now is a good time to start planning for the upcoming break. Some residence halls close for the duration of spring break. Students in those residence halls will be notified via Residence Life and […]

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