VCU Campus Life

Campus HousingYes (Capacity: 6,628)
Meal PlanYes (Cost: $4,580)
Religious AffiliationNot Affiliated
NCAAAtlantic 10 Conference

VCU Campus Housing and Meal Plan

Virginia Commonwealth University offers campus housing (college-owned, operated, or affiliated) and it's total dormitory capacity is 6,628 (approximately 23.18 % students are living in the housing facilities). The average room & board charge for academic year 2022-2023 is $11,392. In addition, the school has meal plans for all students and the average charge for the meal plans is $4,580 annually.

Special Learning Opportunities

Virginia Commonwealth University offers the online degrees and courses for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It provides the ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings. The following table summarizes the special learning opportunities at Virginia Commonwealth University for academic year 2021-2022.
Special Learning Opportunities at Virginia Commonwealth University
Online Degree ProgramUndergraduate, Graduate
Online CourseUndergraduate, Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:6,628)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,580)

On-Campus Student Services

Virginia Commonwealth University provides number of student services including remedial education, academic/career counseling & wellness, employment for students and placement services for completers. In addition, the school has on-campus daycare center for it's students, staffs, and faculties. It has own libraries on its campus. The following table lists student services provided at Virginia Commonwealth University to its attendants.
Student Services at Virginia Commonwealth University
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institution

Sports Teams and Athletic Information At Virginia Commonwealth University

Virginia Commonwealth University is a member of National Athletic Association (NAA) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). The following table describes sports and athletic information at Virginia Commonwealth University campus.
Sports and Athletic Information
Virginia Commonwealth University
Baseball330Atlantic 10 Conference
Basketball1516Atlantic 10 Conference
Field Hockey019NCAA Division I-AAA
Golf80NCAA Division I-AAA
Soccer3127NCAA Division I-AAA
Tennis97NCAA Division I-AAA
Track and Field9197NCAA Division I-AAA
Volleyball012NCAA Division I-AAA

Veterans Benefits at Virginia Commonwealth University

Virginia Commonwealth University has programs, benefits, and services to veterans, military service members, and/or their families. You can check more information about veterans benefits at school's veterans webpage .
Veterans Benefits at Virginia Commonwealth University
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Service members Opportunity Colleges

Special Facts about Virginia Commonwealth University

Virginia Commonwealth University is an institution that opens to general public. It is not affiliated with any religion. The school offers medical degree and has its own hospital. The following table shows additional and special facts about Virginia Commonwealth University.
Additional Characteristics at Virginia Commonwealth University
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree

Academic Library Stats

Virginia Commonwealth University has a library system that has 3 library branches and 2,279,385 physical, digital, and electronic books. The following table shows the statistics related to the academic libraries that Virginia Commonwealth University has.
Academic Library Stats
Virginia Commonwealth University
Number of Physical Books1,101,378
Number of Digital/Electronic Books1,178,007
Number of Digital/Electronic Databases614
Number of Physical Media98,770
Total Physical Library Collections (books and media)1,466,867
Total Electronic Library Collections (books and media)1,467,907
Total Physical Library Circulations (books and media)59,876
Total Electronic Library Circulations (books and media)1,186,383
Number of Branches and Independent Libraries3
Preservation ServiceNot Support