VCU ASPiRE students live in the heart of VCU’s campus in the West Grace South Residence Hall for two years. The space is designed as an all-inclusive living-learning environment, featuring classrooms, two courtyards, meeting and recreation space and full apartments with exceptional amenities.

West Grace South Residence Hall

  • Central location on Monroe Park Campus
  • 24-hour student security with VCUCard access
  • Air-conditioning
  • Coeducational living
  • Internet and cable TV access (Landline telephone connections are not provided)
  • Two outdoor courtyards with seating
  • Two bicycle shelters
  • Study lounges on every floor, including indoor and outdoor fireplaces, movie theater lounges and game rooms
  • Neighboring restaurants: 24-hour IHOP Express, Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, Croutons Salads & Wraps, Noodles, Chipotle, Panda Express, Saigon, Good Taste, Thai Top Ten and more

Apartment-Style Living

Each fully furnished apartment sleeps four students in two or four bedrooms. West Grace South features a total of 164 double bedrooms and 120 single bedrooms. The shared-room option in the two-bedroom apartments is a great economical choice for upperclassmen housing.


  • Bedrooms with twin extra-long (36″ x 80″) beds, desks, dressers, chairs and wardrobes for each resident
  • Two bathrooms with either a single sink (double occupancy) or double sinks (single occupancy).
  • Kitchen with refrigerator, electric range and dishwasher
  • Washer and dryer
  • Living room furnished with sofa, coffee table, television stand and end tables
  • Dining table and chairs

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