You can use our site without disclosing personally identifiable information. We will not obtain such information about you unless you choose to submit it to us. If you supply personally identifiable information (such as name, address, email address or telephone numbers) for various purposes on this site, that information will be entered into our donor database and you will receive various communications from the University.


We take every precaution to protect our users' information. When a registration/order form asks users to enter sensitive information, such as credit card number, that information is always secure and protected with the industry standard encryption strategies and best practices. We do not keep or store credit card information.


Our websites use cookies to track traffic coming to our site. Cookies will also be used to identify a person who chooses to register on our site. If you choose to register on our site and are given a password for an event, give donations online or choose to enroll in our email subscription services, we will identify you with cookies. You will always have a chance to opt out at any time.

Information collection and use

Virginia Commonwealth University is the sole owner of the personal information collected on this site.

Gifts on the Web

When you make a gift on our site, your email and other personal information will be entered into our donor database. We might send you emails or mailings in the future informing you of other giving opportunities or providing news about VCU. If you choose not to receive any communications from us, you can opt-out.

New to VCU?

If you have received an e-communication from a friend or another source, instead of directly from us, we encourage you to register on our site and request to receive additional e-communications as you would like. You can unsubscribe at any time and we will honor your request.