VCU ASPiRE enriches and deepens student’s understanding of their capacity to create positive change in communities through coursework, co-curricular experiences and a vibrant residential environment.
The application period for the VCU ASPiRE class beginning in the Fall of 2017 is now open.
VCU ASPiRE is open to all undergraduates who have at least two years of undergraduate studies remaining at VCU.
Melody Barnes, the former domestic policy advisor for President Obama, served as a guest lecturer for the ASPiRE course "Foundations of Community Engagement."
VCU doctoral student and adjunct professor Amanda Hall uses her "green thumb" in community engagement efforts.