The Board of Visitors is committed to making VCU a place where inclusion powers innovation so that all students succeed. The board works to ensure that academic, research, community and financial goals are met and that students, faculty, staff and alumni can explore, create, learn and serve."

– H. Benson Dendy III, Rector

Board liaison

Chelsea Gray
Executive Director of Board and Executive Operations
Box 842512
Richmond, VA 23284
(804) 828-9213

In the news

Board of Visitors recognized for leadership in justice, diversity, equity and inclusion

The Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges, the premier organization representing higher education governing boards, in partnership with TIAA, a Fortune 100 financial services organization dedicated to helping its clients pursue financial well-being, today selected Virginia Commonwealth University’s Board of Visitors to receive the 2022 John W. Nason Award for Board Leadership.

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