VCU Golden Alumni

VCU Golden Alumni

Welcome to VCU Golden Alumni — a community that connects Richmond Professional Institute, Medical College of Virginia and VCU alumni who graduated at least 50 years ago. We encourage you to become involved in the life of your alma mater and connect with fellow Golden graduates through a variety of events and programs organized throughout the year. 

2024 Golden Alumni programs

For more information on these events, or to secure your spot before registration opens, contact Diane Stout-Brown (B.S.W.’80), engagement specialist, at (804) 828-4513 or dstout@vcu.edu.

A-10 women’s basketball pregame reception
March 8
Witness the electrifying journey of the VCU women’s basketball team as they charge into the A-10 tournament at the Henrico Sports and Events Center. Turn up the excitement with a pregame bash with exclusive swag.


Mini-Memoir Writing Workshop
March 28
We all have a story to tell. Why not tell yours? Whether you want to write your own stories or explore and share your family history, this session will help you start (or jumpstart) your creative writing project. We’ll rely on short published pieces and writing prompts as inspiration to begin new work together in this supportive and interactive writing-intensive workshop. Suitable for all levels. Conducted by Sonja Livingston, associate professor, VCU Department of English. Registration coming soon.


Golden Alumni building tours
April 19
Enjoy a tour of Special Collections and Archives at James Branch Cabell Library and the W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts. At the library, view rare art books and selections from the comic arts collection, following a stop at the Singleton Center, where you can get an up-close, behind-the-scenes look at performing arts students preparing for opening night of “Disney’s Descendants: The Musical.”

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Golden Alumni at the Theatre
April 21
Enjoy Theatre VCU’s performance of “Disney’s Descendants: The Musical,” a new musical jam-packed with comedy, adventure, Disney characters and hit songs from the films.

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Golden Alumni celebration
May 9
Golden Alumni reception and 50-year celebration, honoring the Class of 1974.

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VCU Commencement
May 11, 2024
50-year graduates are invited to participate in the VCU Commencement program at the Richmond Convention Center. All graduates from 1974 and earlier will be seated together and recognized.

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