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 new article co-authored by a VCU professor suggests pornography has become a primary source of sexual education, and has a tangible influence on the sex lives of young adults.
Leslie Stratton, Ph.D., professor of economics in the School of Business, discusses the latest job growth report and what it means for workers.
Stephen Dunn, author of "Lines of Defense," and Barbara Hurd, author of "Putting an Ear to the Ground," give a public reading and discuss their work.
The Grace E. Harris Leadership Institute presents the ninth annual HIGHER Ground Women's Leadership Conference.
The Office of Faculty Recruitment and Retention offers its' spring orientation/training sessions for Search Committee Chairs on the MCV Campus on Monday, Feb. 9, from 8-10:30 a.m.