VCU is a place where students from all over the world come to learn, grow and share perspectives.
With nationally ranked academic programs, global connections and an ideal East Coast U.S. location, VCU brings international students an opportunity to gain real-life experience, be part of important research and so much more.
International students currently enrolled at VCU
Welcome to a world of support
The Global Education Office (GEO) helps international students and scholars with a whole suite of services.Explore GEO
Visas made easier
We have a team of immigration advisers who can help you with issues like F-1 visas and travel abroad.Learn more about visas
Find your community
GEO holds programs and events that will help you connect to other international students as well as other VCU community members.Connect to your community
Learn English in a year
Need to meet English proficiency requirements for admissions? Consider signing up for VCU’s CEA-accredited English Language Program (ELP).Learn about ELP
Live well. Eat well.
Our 11 residence halls and 23 on-campus dining options are here if you'd like to stick close to VCU, or explore options off-campus.