At a glance

Vision

VCUarts Qatar strives to contribute to the vitality of human, social, economic and environmental development in Qatar and the region through creative innovation, expression and collaboration.

Mission

VCUarts Qatar cultivates a dynamic intercultural environment of diverse research, learning and community engagement that propels the holistic development of exemplary artists, designers and scholars to build vibrant communities and diversified economies.

Values

VCUarts Qatar values collaboration, experimentation, innovation, relevancy and diversity.

DNA

VCUarts Qatar is creative, critical, dynamic, curious and original.

Accreditation
Virginia Commonwealth University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral degrees. For questions about the institution’s accreditation, please contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500. Accreditation by SACSCOC of the VCUarts Qatar campus is dependent on the continuing accreditation of the University's main campus in Richmond, Virginia.

Specialized accreditation
National Association of Schools of Art and Design
Council for Interior Design Accreditation

Numbers

323 Students representing 35 nationalities
718 Alumni representing 50 nationalities
70 Faculty representing 18 nationalities
90 staff representing 26 nationalities