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  • www.vcu.edu
  • Richmond, VA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1968
  • College / University
  • Colleges & Universities
  • $500 million to $1 billion (USD)

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Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) serves the common wealth in the form of 32,000 enrolled students, and more than 200 certificate, undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs in 15 schools. Spread across two campuses in Richmond: Monroe Park and Medical College of ...

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Virginia Commonwealth University Reviews

3.9
80%
Recommend to a Friend
75%
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404 Ratings
5.0
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Diversity & Inclusion at Virginia Commonwealth University

4.2
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Virginia Commonwealth University Interviews

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Positive67%
Negative18%
Neutral15%
Getting an Interview
Applied online57%
Campus Recruiting16%
In Person12%
Difficulty
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    I had two interviews one by phone and one by zoom. Everyone was kind. I was told would be told the status in two weeks. However I never heard back regarding the position.
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Virginia Commonwealth University Awards & Accolades

  • Best Companies for Workers Over 50AARP2009
  • Top 30 Companies for Executive Women (The Top Non-Profits)National Association for Female Executives2008

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What is paid time off like at Virginia Commonwealth University?

...Lots of PTO, employee benefits great, paid holidays often, community values and work life balance....

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Employees rate Virginia Commonwealth University 3.9 out of 5 stars based on 1,258 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 80% of employees would recommend working at Virginia Commonwealth University to a friend. This is based on 1,154 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

67% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Virginia Commonwealth University as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.6 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Virginia Commonwealth University.

59% of employees think that Virginia Commonwealth University has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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