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VSU Coronavirus Outbreak Updates

VSU Coronavirus Outbreak Updates

Stay up to date on new information about Virginia State University's response to the Coronavirus Outbreak.

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VSU Invests $2.8 Million to Make COVID-19 Health and Safety Changes and Upgrades

Virginia State University has invested $2.8 million in health and safety upgrades to safely welcome students, faculty, and staff back to campus. Continue reading

Federal CARES Act Reporting Disclosure

Federal CARES Act Reporting Disclosure

The following is Virginia State University’s Required Quarterly Reporting for Funds Received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act for the Quarter Ending September 30, 2020. Continue reading

COVID-19 Leads to Innovative Changes to International Engagement at VSU

Virginia State University (VSU) is using innovation to keep its students globally competitive in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue reading

VSU Receives Grant from Dominion Energy to Support STEM Students

Hundreds of students at Virginia State University will receive funding for their studies in science, technology, engineering and math, thanks to a $2.75 million grant from Dominion Energy. Continue reading

Federal CARES Act Reporting Disclosure - December 31, 2020

Federal CARES Act Reporting Disclosure - December 31, 2020

The following is Virginia State University’s Required Quarterly Reporting for Funds Received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act for the Quarter Ending December 31, 2020.  Continue reading

Virginia State University Receives $30 Million Gift as Part of A Philanthropic Movement to Support Racial Equity

The largest single donor gift in the 138-year history of the University. Continue reading

VSU Board of Visitors Announcement Nov. 20, 2020

On Friday, November 20 at 9:30 a.m., the Board will hold the Facilities, Finance and Audit Committee meeting in the Gateway Dining and Event Center, second floor. Continue reading

VSU Electronic Committee Notice Nov. 19, 2020

In accordance with the Code of Virginia, the Board of Visitors will hold committee meetings by electronic communication on Thursday, November 19, 2020. Continue reading

VSU College of Education Receives Top Ranking in Virginia

VSU College of Education Receives Top Ranking in Virginia

The Virginia State University (VSU) College of Education is ranked as one of the top undergraduate programs in the Commonwealth of Virginia for new teachers. The VSU College of Education is the only undergraduate program in the Commonwealth to receive an A rating in Clinical Practice and Classroom Management, and it is one of only two programs in the State to score above a C rating in some of the most crucial areas of educator preparation. Continue reading

VSU to Receive $500 Thousand Gift on Behalf of Former VSU President, Eddie N. Moore, Jr.

VSU to Receive $500 Thousand Gift on Behalf of Former VSU President, Eddie N. Moore, Jr.

Virginia State University (VSU) will receive a very generous gift on behalf of former VSU President, Eddie N. Moore, Jr. Mr. Moore, who served as VSU’s 12th president from 1993-2010, has gifted VSU half a million dollars. The gift comes in the form of a bequest from Universal Corporation on behalf of Mr. Moore. Continue reading

Virginia State University Coronavirus Outbreak Updates

Virginia State University Coronavirus Outbreak Updates

Stay up to date on new information about Virginia State University's response to the Coronavirus outbreak. Continue reading

VSU Will Not Increase Tuition for the 2020-2021 Academic Year

VSU Will Not Increase Tuition for the 2020-2021 Academic Year

In recognition of the economic challenges that the COVID-19 pandemic has introduced into families’ lives, Virginia State University today announced it will not increase tuition for the 2020-2021 academic year for new and continuing students.  Continue reading

Virginia State University Selected as one of the Nation’s Top Military Friendly ® Schools for 2020-2021

Virginia State University Selected as one of the Nation’s Top Military Friendly ® Schools for 2020-2021

Continuing its mission to provide veterans, their spouses, and the military community with the finest choices for education opportunities, Virginia State University (VSU) has been selected to the Military Friendly® Schools list for 2020-2021. Continue reading

Update on Fall 2020

Update on Fall 2020

The University has been working to develop plans for the fall 2020 semester.  As you can imagine, this task is challenging and will continue to be fluid as we plan and await more information from State and Federal sources regarding best practices.  Continue reading

CARES Grant Fund Reporting

CARES Grant Fund Reporting

As of May 27, 2020, the University disbursed $3,082,755 of the funds to 3,619 students.  The remaining 10% of the student funds will be distributed to students for emergencies via an application process. Continue reading

Student CARES ACT Funds Distributed

Student CARES ACT Funds Distributed

Distribution of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funds began this week. VSU is one of the first colleges in the nation to distribute federal CARES Act funds to its student Continue reading

VSU Provides Protective Equipment to Local Hospital

VSU Provides Protective Equipment to Local Hospital

College of Engineering and Technology Build Reusable Face Shields for Front Line Workers Continue reading

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