College Flag 100x80The College of Humanities and Sciences is the foundation of educational and intellectual life at Virginia Commonwealth University, and houses the core disciplines in the natural sciences, social sciences and humanities. The College of Humanities and Sciences is home to two schools and seventeen departments and programs listed below. Eight of the twelve largest undergraduate majors are in the Humanities and Sciences. Nearly 60% of VCU undergraduates have at least one major in The College of Humanities and Sciences. LEARN MORE ABOUT THE COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES AND SCIENCES

Recent News

  • College of Humanities and Sciences
    VCU Partnership Map Survey

    From Linda E. Zyzniewski, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor & Director, Undergraduate Programs, Department of Psychology
    Dean's Fellow,...

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  • College of Humanities and Sciences
    Nominations for Distinguished Faculty Awards

    It is that time of year again!

    Let's recognize outstanding faculty in the College...

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  • College of Humanities and Sciences
    Faculty Senate Notes

    The Faculty Senate met in November, and secretary Scott Street (SSOR) distributed the following...

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  • 2016_HRC_Grants
    Humanities Research Center's 2016 Research Grants Recipients

    We would like to congratulate all of the recipients for the Humanities Research Center's 2016...

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  • Psychology
    Psychology Faculty and Student Receive $249,000 Grant

    Dr. Joshua Langberg and his doctoral student, Melissa Dvorsky, will be receiving a $249,000...

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H&S Events

  • Darwin Day
    17th Annual Darwin Day

    17th Annual Darwin Day
    Friday, February 12th

    The Graduate Organization Of Biology Students,...

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  • Barbara_Friese
    Psychology Distinguished Speaker Series

    Thursday, Feb. 25 at 12:00pm, Psychology will welcome Barbara Fiese, Ph.D., as the...

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  • Dec Graduation
    2015 December Diploma Ceremonies

    Congratulations to all of our upcoming graduates!  If you haven't already done so please make...

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  • Dr. Douglas Flowe
    Alexandrian Society Fall Lecture

    The Alexandrian Society will hold their annual fall lecture on Wednesday Dec. 2nd...

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