Champions for Change

New faculty learning community connects VCU, community colleges to promote inclusive teaching practices. Learn more about the yearlong program »

Making Reflection Real

Hands-on workshop illustrates the importance of reflective pedagogy. Read recap and see photos from the event »

Gail Hackett, Provost

Provost update - Celebrating Commencement

We are excited to celebrate the hard work of our Class of 2019 at VCU Commencement on Saturday, May 11. I encourage all of our faculty members to attend and join us in honoring the academic achievements of these incredible students.

Learn more about our upcoming Commencement »

Leadership searches

The Office of the Provost oversees key academic leadership searches for the university.

Current searches

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Our mission

The VCU Office of the Provost provides the platform for student and faculty success. We make sure our faculty and academic leaders are supported and well-prepared to deliver quality programs and curricula that fit our students’ needs, not the other way around. Helping them achieve their goals, and get everything they want out of their time here at VCU, remains our top priority.

Student support

Resources for academic and personal well-being

Student resources

Faculty support

Resources for career and classroom development

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Program success

Resources for academic program development and success

Program resources

VCU Faculty Participants Chosen for Summer 2019 Faculty Success Program
Seven VCU faculty members were selected to participate in the summer 2019 cohort of the Faculty Success Program, Presented by the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity.
Champions for Change
New faculty learning community connects VCU, community colleges to promote inclusive teaching practices
Making Reflection Real
Hands-on workshop illustrates the importance of reflective pedagogy
Experiential learning the focus of first-ever REAL poster session
Experiential learning initiative continues to take shape after town hall
VCU Faculty Members Selected for Spring 2019 Faculty Success Program
Recently the VCU Office of the Provost selected five faculty members to participate in the spring 2019 Faculty Success Program.
VCU/VUU announce dual degree partnership for engineering, science degrees
Three dual degree programs between neighboring universities set to begin fall 2019
Eleven advisors recognized with 2018 UAAB awards
Making REAL progress
Group to guide experiential learning initiative holds first meeting
Supporting VCU's culture of inclusion
VCU remains committed to our culture of inclusion,with a statement supporting the transgender, gender non-conforming and gender non-binary members of our community.
Academic transformation expert visits VCU
May 11, 2019
Spring Commencement
Greater Richmond Convention Center
VCU will host its spring ceremony at the Greater Richmond Convention Center on May 11 at 10 a.m.
May 16, 2019
REAL, Community Engagement to co-host half-day workshop
VCU Globe building (830 W. Grace St.), Room 1030J
REAL, Community Engagement to co-host half-day workshop
June 17, 2019
Application Deadline: Faculty Grants for the Fall 2019 Faculty Success Program
Applications are now open for VCU faculty members to apply for the fall 2019 Faculty Success Program.