Application Deadlines

To be considered for admission, applicants must submit the required application materials by the stated deadlines.Missing stated deadlines automatically disqualifies applicants from the admission process.

  • Deadlines
    • Application Deadline for FALL term enrollment (term begins in mid-August)
      • February 1: For NEW Applicants 
      • February 1: For RETURNING students applying for re-admission to the Art Foundation Program. 
      • May 15: For RETURNING students applying for re-admision to Graphic Design, Interior Design, Fashion Design, Painting & Printmaking, and Art History. 
    • Applicaton Deadline for SPRING term enrollment (term begins in early January)
      • November 1: For RETURNING students
      • Spring enrollment is not available to NEW Applicants
  • Definitions:
    • New Applicant:
      • An applicant who has not previously been enrolled in VCUarts Qatar's academic program.
      • Most new applicants start at VCUarts Qatar directly after having completed their secondary education.
        • Such applicants tend to be referred to as "freshmen". 
        • Freshman students may be granted academic credit at VCUarts Qatar for some of the courses completed as part of an IB, AP, A-level, or CIE program/curriculum.
        • For infomration on application requirements, please follow the link in the left sidebar titled "Freshman".
      • Some new applicants start at VCUarts Qatar after having attended a post-secondary program at a different university/college.
        • Such applicants tend to be referred to as "transfers".  
        • Transfer applicants may or may not receive academic credit at VCUarts Qatar for course work completed at a different university. 
        • For information on application requirements, please follow the link in the left sidebar titled "Transfer". 
    • Returning Student:
      • A student-applicant who has previously attended VCUarts Qatar at the same academic level (undergraduate) as the program to which s/he is re-applying.
      • Returning students may be students returning to VCUarts Qatar after having withdrawn, sat out an academic suspension, etc. 
      • For information on application requirements, please follow the link in the left sidebar titled "Returning".

 

 

 

Annual security and fire safety report

Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) is committed to assisting all members of the community in providing for their own safety and security. As required by federal law (The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, 20 U.S.C.1092(f), known as the “Clery Act”), the university publishes an Annual Security and Fire Safety Report, which contains information regarding campus security, crime reporting policies, personal safety and crime prevention, and fire and crime statistics for our various campus locations.

To request a paper copy of the current report, please contact the VCU Police Department by calling (804) 828-3851 or in person at 224 E. Broad St., Richmond, Virginia 23219.

Office of Admissions

Al Luqta Street (P.O. Box 8095)
Doha - QATAR

T +974 4402 0530

E vcuqadmission@vcu.edu

HOURS

8:00am-4:00pm