Working at VCU

As a VCU faculty member, you will be joining a unique and dynamic community of more than 4,000 full and part-time scholars who teach, innovate, collaborate and conduct research that impacts lives and health—in our community and around the world. 

As a premier urban, public research university, VCU is focused on academic success. Our 13 schools and one college offer 215 academic programs, including 173 degree programs and 42 certificates. Two of our programs are ranked number one in the nation.

VCU’s campuses are located in the heart of a diverse and cosmopolitan city. Our location in Virginia’s capital enriches the educational experience, while also providing a diverse and thriving urban environment to call home.

Additional Information About VCU

Summary of Benefits

Whether full-time, part-time or adjunct, faculty members at VCU are eligible for a multitude of benefits, ranging from health insurance to tuition waivers to optional retirement plans. 

Benefits vary depending on faculty classification. Click here to view information about benefits for full-time, part-time and adjunct faculty. 

Real Estate and Relocation Assistance

VCU is pleased to offer a relocation program for current and prospective university employees, utilizing relationships established with two local real estate firms, Joyner Fine Properties and Long & Foster. VCU's relocation program is dedicated to providing new and current VCU employees with quality service in all areas of destination services. In addition to options such as overview tours, drive-around rental assistance, and lending services, employees of the university also have access to financial incentives and real estate services.

Joyner Fine Properties and Long & Foster are established real estate companies with years of experience in the Richmond region. Their relocation teams will help to assess your specific real estate needs and expectations, assist in maximizing the benefits of their preferred client status, and will be advocates through all the details of real estate transactions. The teams will monitor the progress of all interactions to assure customer satisfaction.

For additional information and to select the company that best meets your needs, please visit the web sites for Long & Foster or Joyner Fine Properties.

Additional real estate and relocation resources are available at VCU Procurement Services.