Emphasizing academic quality and student success leading to increased retention and degree attainment at all levels.
Inclusive excellence through recruitment, professional development & retention.
Expanding the boundaries of knowledge and creative expression.
Enhancing the educational, economic & cultural vitality of the region.
Carefully aligning resources and budgeting processes to university priorities.
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Quest for Distinction embodies VCU’s dedication to advancing knowledge and student success — a dual commitment that is exceptional among research universities.