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Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts

1000 W Broad St, Fine Arts Building, Richmond, VA 23284-9076
+1 804-828-1696
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The institute has just opened and has wonderful, and sometimes jarring, art. Very interesting and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lori N
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Darlington, Wisconsin
Just for You

We visited here to register for classes as senior adults who wish to audit classes in state... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2017
loist51
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Glen Allen, Va
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4 weeks ago
“Go to the Institute for Contemporary Art”
20 Dec 2017
“Just for You”
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1000 W Broad St, Fine Arts Building, Richmond, VA 23284-9076
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The institute has just opened and has wonderful, and sometimes jarring, art. Very interesting and well presented.

Thank Lori N
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

We visited here to register for classes as senior adults who wish to audit classes in state schools. The campus has grown so much, and we look forward to selecting classes and continuing to learn as adults with undergraduate degrees. We want to continue our...More

Thank loist51
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Reviewed 30 September 2016

My son is a sophmore at VCU majoring in graphic design. It's a great school and a great value. Best public arts school in the country. He loves it.

Thank Susgo126
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Reviewed 9 August 2016

My step-daughter was a student and is now an adjunct professor in the Arts department, and she gave us a tour of the campus. The education she got was great, but the building where she has her office is in serious need of a renovation....More

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Reviewed 15 July 2016

We drove past VCU and saw Thomas Jefferson's handiwork. Later we drove to Charlottesville and Monticello. But the culmination of his talent was at VCU. Don't put yourself through the time and winding, dangerous roads to Charlottesville when you can experience Thomas Jefferson's work quickly...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2016

If you are interested in furthering your studies this would be the ideal school and location. Surrounded by convenient stores, libraries and other necessities, everything is within walking didtance.

Thank Garry D
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Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Virginia Commonwealth University - a Most-visit place in Richmond Virginia ...... fancy campus and supportive staff!..

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Reviewed 14 March 2016

this is a beautiful and wonderful university. so many opportunities. everyone here is very professional and friendly.

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Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

My entire family attended VCU. Myself , my wife, my son and my daughter. My son and myself both have our DDS and my daughter has her masters. We follow their basketball team wherever they play.

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Reviewed 8 November 2015

VCU school of the Arts is a separate college , not a university department. Complete undergrad and graduate fine arts program. Nationally respected faculty most of whom are practicing artists. Tuition less than half of private schools, even less for Virginia residents. Part of Richmond'...More

Thank reelwise
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