Common Book Program

The VCU Common Book Program is one of the largest first-year iniatives at VCU. The Common Book Program introduces first-year students to the academic and intellectual culture of VCU by selecting a unique book that explores complex issues through an interdisciplinary lens. The chosen texts relate to at least one of the University’s research themes: Enriching the human experience, achieving a just and equitable society, optimizing health, and supporting sustainable energy and environments.