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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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Great school

I took graduate courses at VCU, and it's a great school. The only thing is it's just so big. Being... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2015
1Souci
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
One of the best

One of the tops in the nation. Great culture of creativity. Richmond has a burgeoning art scene... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2015
LizY121
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Alexandria, Virginia
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1000 W Broad St, Fine Arts Building, Richmond, VA 23284-9076
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

I took graduate courses at VCU, and it's a great school. The only thing is it's just so big. Being one who graduated from private schools, and attended a small liberal art's college VCU's size was a bit overwhelming. However, the professors (I had anyway)...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2015

One of the tops in the nation. Great culture of creativity. Richmond has a burgeoning art scene that VCU feeds.

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Reviewed 8 September 2015

My niece attends and we were there to visit her and explore the city to see what all they had to offer.

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Reviewed 4 June 2015

Great Professors who still work in their fields! Great training, Wouldn't trade my time there for anything.

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Reviewed 6 April 2015

My son is a freshman in the first year foundation program. He has worked hard, skipping meals and sleep more than once to meet demanding deadlines. I think the classes are tough, but good. I see that he has learned to hone some of his...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2015 via mobile

VCU has the best programs to help all their students! They really care about each and every student.

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Reviewed 22 March 2014 via mobile

My daughter graduated with BFA / Communication Arts and now has a great career doing what she loves. She loved her profs, VCU and RVA.

2  Thank Zonian
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Reviewed 7 August 2013

I just spent loads of money sending my daughter through this program, which is very good. Tuition became extremely high after her junior year (30% increase) and more student loan activity, but such is education. The problems she expressed is the need for areas of...More

5  Thank tjtyger
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Reviewed 11 July 2013

Loved the school, disliked the crime issues, which the school does a great job of protecting the students from, but still.

Thank L R
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Reviewed 19 June 2013

I am biased. I have two art degrees from VCU School of the Arts. It's competitive and challenging in all the right ways. Just as is any good school. If you're contemplating where to go to art school, Richmond is small enough to feel at...More

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