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.
The development of roads has a significant negative and pervasive effect on frog and toad populations, according to VCU study.
Once a railway station, the newly renovated Depot is a dazzling feat of adaptive reuse providing gallery space and plenty of room to create.
The School of Engineering presents Mildred Dresselhaus, Ph.D., institute professor, MIT, Departments of Electrical Engineering and Physics, in the Commons Theater.
The Office of Research and Innovation presents a training opportunity, "Technology Transfer Issues for the Research Administrator," featuring subject matter experts from Innovation Gateway and the Office of Sponsored Programs.
The School of Business presents the 20th annual International Business Forum, "Doing Well, While Doing Good: The Full-Story Behind Corporate Social Responsibility."