Instagram Contest Rules

How to Win

Win prizes by visiting Division of Student Affairs locations!

Follow @vcudsa on Instagram and Twitter and visit our locations to snap a selfie and use #DSAfindresources, #DSAgetinvolved or #DSAbewell to earn entries towards a grand prize. Students will also have the opportunity to enter by commenting on the contest announcement tagging a friend, or by answering our weekly poll question on Instagram and/or Twitter. Accounts must be public in order to be included in the prize drawing. A random drawing will take place on the last day of the contest window and winners will be direct messaged a form to claim their prize. Keep an eye out for our Division of Student Affairs hut at the beginning of each month to receive swag items and learn about upcoming events and look for our contest flyers in participating departments.

PLEASE NOTE: Your participation implicitly permits us to re-post your photo throughout the course of the campaign. Photo credits will be given for photos shared on our office social media channels. Entries will be accepted through Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, but content may be reshared on other platforms.

Contest Schedule:

  • #DSAfindresources     February 3 - 28, 2020
  • #DSAgetinvolved         March 2 - 31, 2020
  • #DSAbewell                   April 1 - 30, 2020


  • Follow DSA on Instagram
  • Visit our featured departments each month to snap a selfie and explain how you would use their services. You could win DSA Swag after visiting all of the month’s featured departments! (1 entry per photo).
    • Must tag @vcudsa and use corresponding month’s hashtag

Bonus entry opportunities!

  • Tag 3 VCU friends on the main contest post (5 entries)
  • Snap a selfie with Dr. Rodriguez (5 entries)
  • Snap a selfie with Dr. Klink (5 entries)
  • Snap a selfie in front of the Ram Horns (5 entries)

Grand Prizes*

$25 Barnes & Noble gift cards

60-minute massage session at Rec Sports


*Limit one Grand Prize per person. One winner will be chosen per month each semester.