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 nineteen departments and programs listed below. Seven 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

  • Call for Applications
    Call for Applications: Dean's Fellows

    The College of Humanities and Sciences is pleased to invite applications for Dean’s...

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    New Chair for Political Science

    We would like to congratulate Dr. Ravi Perry as he has recently accepted the position...

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    SYSM Doctoral Program Produces Interdisciplinary Researchers

    VCU's Systems Modeling and Analysis Doctoral Program prepares mathematicians for jobs both inside...

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  • Media Art and Text PhD Program
    MATX Doctoral Program Emphasizes Innovative Interdisciplinary Research

    Michael Means is a doctoral student in the Media, Art, and Text (MATX)...

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H&S Events

  • Diane Apostolos-Cappadona headshot
    HRC Fall 2017 Speaker Series: Diane Apostolos-Cappadona

    Monday September 25, 2017

    Professor Emerita of Religious Art and Cultural History
    and Haub...

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  • Dean Spade
    Trans politics and Criminal Punishment Reform

    Thursday October 26, 2017, 7pm

    In partnership with the Department...

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