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Scholarships are available from VCU, VCUarts and our departments and nearly two-thirds of accepted first-year students are offered a scholarship.

VCU Undergraduate Scholarships

All outstanding first-year applicants are automatically considered for university-level scholarships if they apply for the fall semester by Nov. 15. Recipients are selected based on academic merit, but leadership, community service and artistic talent also may be considered. 

VCUarts Talent Scholarships

First-year students who apply by Jan. 15 are automatically considered for VCUarts talent scholarships, which range from $5,000 to $12,000 per year and are renewable for up to four years. Scholarship recipients will be selected based on academic merit and artistic talent.