University College's Commitment to Inclusivity

University College is committed to our mission of creating and sustaining a diverse, equitable, and inclusive environment where all faculty, staff and students can find a home and succeed. 

Learn More About the Council for Diverse, Equitable and Inclusive Change (CDEIC)

Focused Inquiry

The Department of Focused Inquiry offers small, seminar-style classes for first- and second-year students as part of the general education program at VCU.

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Common Book

The Common Book Program connects VCU students to one another by sleecting an annual book that focuses on the most-pressing topics and themes of our time.

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Interdisciplinary Studies

The Interdisciplinary Studies Program
empowers students who wish to create an individualized curriculum not available in traditional majors and minors.

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Focused Inquiry Learning Lounge

The FILL provides resources and programs to support student success and belonging within the Department of Focused Inquiry.

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Interested in supporting our work?

University College Fund dollars provide the University College with the ability to meet unexpected needs not funded through the Commonwealth of Virginia, as well as respond to unforeseen opportunities.

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