RVA, Our Campus

An aerial photo of downtown RichmondVCU’s central location in Virginia’s capital city allows Honors College students to take advantage of a plethora of benefits the metropolitan area offers. Famous festivals, First Fridays art walks, farmers’ markets and food trucks. Museums focusing on science, history and art – including VCU’s Institute for Contemporary Art, a mere block away. And the majestic James River – with its Class III & IV rapids – running through it all. Combining the amenities of a major metropolitan area with the charm and convenience of a small historic city, Richmond provides an engaging backdrop for work, play and study.