New students

Welcome to graduate study at Virginia Commonwealth University!

The Graduate School is here to assist you in any way possible to ensure that your graduate study at VCU is a meaningful experience. The information provided here highlights items of interest for new graduate students. Be sure to review the checklist for new graduate students for more information on getting started at VCU.

Please feel free to contact the Graduate School dean, Dr. F. Douglas Boudinot; the associate deans, Dr. Sherry T. Sandkham and Dr. Mark J. Schaefermeyer; or any of the staff if you have questions or need assistance.