Why Robertson?

You found us. That's the first step. Here's why you can stop searching for mass communication schools.

We make excellent storytellers and confident communicators. We turn ambition into action and elevate dreamers into media professionals who go on to have amazing careers. That's not just 10-cent marketing copy. Go check the LinkedIn profiles of some of our graduates — they're impressive.

When you're done exploring your options for mass communications programs, we know you'll come back to us. We're big enough to get you where you want to go, and small enough to know your name. We're different. Different is good.

Ready to start your career in the media industry? Let us show you how.

Check out the academic options offered by the Robertson School.


Candace Parrish, Ph.D., is a three-time graduate of the Robertson School of Media and Culture at VCU and the founder of self-care company Odelia, Marie, & Patrice. (Courtesy of Candace Parrish and CPP Studio)

Jan. 10, 2023

VCU grad Candace Parrish finds success with self-care company

Parrish, a professor at Penn State, is tapping into her creative side and honoring her family’s roots with her business that emphasizes sustainable, vegan products.

Dec. 28, 2022

Longtime Robertson staff and instructor, Gary Gillam, retires.

Gary Gillam, longtime Robertson School Media Production instructor retires from career in video production and teaching spanning over 35 years.

alix bryan-campos in a classroom showing a student something on her laptop

Oct. 31, 2022

Bryan-Campos isn’t just teaching journalism, she’s cultivating citizens

Capital News Service students leverage technology in a new context.

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