Our strategic plan, Quest for Distinction, embodies VCU's dedication to advancing knowledge and student success--a dual commitment that is exceptional among research universities.
We are connected—both locally and globally. The Office of the Provost works to ensure that VCU is a community of engaged learners and scholars, while also helping prepare students for the global environment.
We have a plan for VCU’s future. The Office of the Provost plays a leading role in VCU’s strategic direction, aligning resources with priorities and providing data and analysis to support decision making.
Our campus hums with the energy of students exploring a unique urban environment. The Office of the Provost works to ensure a successful college experience—from the first day on campus to graduation.
At VCU, extraordinary faculty drive our success. The Office of the Provost assists faculty with the policy and curriculum development process, recruiting and retention, and teaching and learning innovation.
Becoming a part of VCU means joining a community of scholars who teach, innovate, collaborate and conduct research that impacts lives and health—in our community and around the world.
The Office of the Provost is responsible for ensuring a quality educational experience for students while providing support for new and existing faculty and actively engaging with the university and Richmond community.
A Virginia Commonwealth University professor has received a $2.66 million federal grant to study the effectiveness of an anti-bullying program in Richmond middle schools.
The development of roads has a significant negative and pervasive effect on frog and toad populations, according to VCU study.
The Humanities Research Center presents Christopher Rogers, editorial director at Yale University Press, who will lead a workshop on strategies for preparing a book manuscript for successful submission to a university press.
The Mary and Frances Youth Center’s “Lobs & Lessons” program celebrates its 10-year anniversary with a glow tennis event called “Lobs & Lights” at the youth center.
New Faculty Orientation will be held on Friday, January 9, 2015 at the Virginia BioTechnology Research Park.