Welcome to a legacy of leading health care more than 175 years in the making. We push the limits of what’s possible in medicine and health so we can provide the most comprehensive, safest and highest-quality care.
From our hospitals and clinics to our health sciences schools and research, we develop the knowledge, people and medicine to make healthy happen for our community and beyond.
We are VCU Health.
Our five health sciences schools offer undergraduate, graduate and professional programs — including three graduate programs ranked among the top 10 in the country — as well as residencies and fellowships.
VCU is among the top 200 research universities worldwide. Our researchers are committed to advancing our knowledge of the world around us and improving our overall quality of life — one groundbreaking discovery after another.
VCU Health offers state-of-the-art care in more than 200 specialty areas, many of national and international note. Learn about some of our featured specialties below or view the full list.
After serving on an eight-day trip to provide health care to residents in Yoro, Honduras - some of whom were traveling 12 hours round trip through the mountains to receive care - Virginia Commonwealth University medical student Daniel Olson now feels humbled when he makes his own doctor appointments in the United States.
A new exhibition at Virginia Commonwealth University will showcase a collection of World War I-era postcards that depict a British nurse who heroically treated soldiers from both sides of the war before she was ultimately executed by the Germans.
Chills. No appetite. Fever. Body aches. Fatigue. Congestion. Dry cough. It's probably the flu.
VCU offers a multitude of ways for alumni and friends to stay connected with the university and to help support the hospital and health sciences schools as well as the vital research taking place at VCU Health.