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Virginia State University Now Accepting Applications For Free Tuition For Local Students For The 2023-2024 School Year

Virginia State University leads the Virginia College Affordability Network (VCAN) initiative and provides access to hundreds of Pell-eligible students with free-tuition. This opportunity is for students who graduate from a high school within 45 miles of the campus (Chesterfield County, Colonial Heights, Dinwiddie County, Henrico County, Hopewell City, Petersburg City, Prince George County, and Richmond City) and desire access to a University that can provide a quality education and experience. Continue reading

VSU Statement on the Murder of Tyre Nichols

Tonight, we brace ourselves for the release of the video vividly chronicling the murder by cop of 28-year-old Tyre Nichols. Mr. Nichols was brutally beaten by members of the Memphis, Tennessee Police Department during a violent arrest following a traffic stop. He was hospitalized and died a few days later. Continue reading

VSU Accounting Students Offer Free Tax Assistance To Local Residents

Virginia State University Accounting students have partnered with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to provide tax assistance to local residents. As part of the Special Topics Service-Learning course in the VSU Reginald F. Lewis College of Business (RFLCB), students will provide tax preparation and filing assistance to Tri-Cities residents. Continue reading

Virginia State University Offers Employees Funding to Purchase a Home

Virginia State University is proud to share details of the University’s newest employee assistance and community engagement program. The VSU “Home Assistance Payment Initiative,” or VSU-HAPI, is a first-of-its-kind and innovative program designed to attract and retain highly qualified employees and improve the economies of local communities. Continue reading

VSU to Receive $2.2m to Further Improve Campus High-speed Internet

Virginia State University will receive $2.2M in federal funding for the VSU Broadband Improvement Project. This project will further improve broadband access and reliability on the Virginia State University campus to ensure equitable and quality internet access for student success. Continue reading

Board of Visitors Meeting Notice for January 20, 2023

The Board’s Audit and Compliance Committee will meet at 11:30 a.m., Friday, January 20th. The meeting will be held in the President’s Conference Room, room 310 in Virginia Hall located at One Hayden Drive on the campus of Virginia State University. Continue reading

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