Leaders Engaging in Advanced Discovery

Lounge with TV in LEAD Building


Students will engage with other program participants in a Residential environment. Students will live in a new state-of the art building for the duration of the program. VCU LEAD Scholars will experience 4-bedroom single apartment style living.


VCU LEAD students live in the new Grace and Broad Residence Center for two years. The space is designed as an all-inclusive living-learning environment, featuring classrooms, meeting and recreation space and full apartments with exceptional amenities.

  • 24-hour student security with VCU Card access
  • Air-conditioning
  • Coeducational living
  • Internet and cable TV access (Landline telephone connections are not provided)
  • Study lounges and community rooms on every floor
  • Apartment-Style Living

Each fully furnished apartment sleeps four students in four bedrooms. Grace and Broad Residence Center features a total of 212 single bedrooms.

  • Bedrooms with twin extra-long (36″ x 80″) beds, desks, dressers, chairs and wardrobes for each resident
  • Two bathrooms with one sink each
  • Kitchen with refrigerator, electric range and dishwasher
  • Washer and dryer in unit
  • Living room furnished with sofa, coffee table, television stand and end tables
  • Dining table and chairs provided

For more housing information, visit:Residential Life and Housing


3 students in the common area of their suite LEAD student sitting in living room of suite


VCU LEAD has closed the application process for the Fall 2017-2018 class of LEADers. If you have any questions, please email leadllp@vcu.edu.