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Study abroad programs cancelled through Summer 2021

Due to VCU’s suspension of study abroad programs and guidance from the CDC regarding COVID-19, all summer 2021 education abroad programs are cancelled.

Read more about the cancellation


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Virtual courses create unique global connections for students

The Global Education Office helps students continue to make international and multi-generational connections through virtual programs.

Read about the virtual programs

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VCU student shares about choosing VCU and COVID-19

International student, Jayani Christoper, tells of her experiences while at VCU during the era of COVID-19.

Read about Jayani's experiences

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$1 million gift expands programs for international students

A gift to VCU Engineering will enrich VCU international students' experience by providing funds for activities to help them thrive in a new environment.

Read about the gift

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VCU is #1 Peace Corps Prep Certificate-Issuing Institution

The Peace Corps announced Virginia Commonwealth University is the agency’s number one certificate-issuing institution for 2020.

Read about the recognition

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Study abroad programs cancelled through May 2021

Due to the uncertainty of the global COVID-19 pandemic, VCU has decided to cancel all study abroad programs through May 2021.

Read more about the update

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Keep on Studying Abroad

Keep on Studying Abroad website helps students maintain momentum in planning their study abroad experience.

Visit the Keep on Studying Abroad website

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VCU Globe students respond to COVID-19

VCU Globe students express how VCU's social distancing affected them during the onset of COVID-19.

 Read the students' testimonials.

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International Student Return to Campus FAQs

Check for updates on study abroad, immigration advising, international student housing, ELP and WGN operations. 

View COVID-19 updates for international education



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Black & Abroad panelists share tips on studying abroad

Panelists discuss experiences and issues faced as black students abroad and how to make the most of the experience.

Read more about the panel discussion



Together we can make a difference.


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faculty supported


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study abroad


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Events Calendar [View Image]

Check out the events calendar to find out what's happening this semester.

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Review frequently asked questions about returning to campus spring semester 2021.



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