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

    Higher Education Advocacy Day January 12

    All faculty are invited to participate in Virginia Higher Education Advocacy Day, this Thursday, January...

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  • Big Ideas Phase 2
    Your Big Ideas: Phase 2

    Congratulations to the following faculty members, whose faculty hiring proposals were selected by the Research...

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    Call for Applications: Dean's Fellows

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

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    Recipients of HRC Research Grants for 2016-2017

    Congratulations to the 2016 - 2017 recipients of the Humanities Research Center Grants:

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  • Brown and Richardson
    Interim Chairs Announced

    Dean Monste Fuentes is pleased to welcome  to announce the appointment of Bonnie Brown as...

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H&S Events

    Meet VCU's Authors: Brian Daugherity

    January 25, 2017

    Brian Daugherity, Assistant Professor of History, will talk about his new...

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    Spring 2017 Speaker Series: Ayanna Thompson


    Is Shakespeare Beyond Race?

    February 1, 2017

    Ayanna Thompson, Professor of English, George...

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    Meet VCU's Authors: Tressie Cottom

    February 22, 2017

    Tressie Cottom, Assistant Professor of Sociology, will talk about her new...

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