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.


He, She, Ze & We executive director Shannon McKay (center) expresses gratitude on Monday to CreateAthon@VCU students for their work with the Richmond-area nonprofit's branding as Cheezi Farmer (left), who leads Us Giving Richmond Community and Black Pride RVA, and Sadie Holloway (right), who works with He, She, Ze & We look on. (Allen Jones, Enterprise Marketing and Communications)

March 30, 2023

CreateAthon@VCU ‘a big help to a small organization,’ nonprofit leaders say

In its 16th year, the longest-running college CreateAthon gave five Richmond-area nonprofits new resources to “succeed and be sustainable” in marketing themselves long after the semester ends.

March 28, 2023

Robertson Alumna Receives National Association of Government Communicators Award

VCU Robertson School alumna Dena Potter recognized for communications work related to COVID-19 vaccination efforts, the removal of the Robert E. Lee Monument and the Inauguration of a new governor by the National Association of Government Communicators.

First, second and third place graphic of winners.

March 27, 2023

VCU Robertson School Students and Faculty shine at 2023 Addy Awards.

Gold, silver and best in show awards for Robertson School.

Robertson Spotlight