Graduate-Professional Student Appreciation Week

Established by the National Association of Graduate-Professional Students in 1993, Graduate-Professional Student Appreciation Week is dedicated to VCU’s graduate and professional students who work day in and day out to become better individuals. These activities aim to show our appreciation by giving students access to tools for professional and personal development and opportunities to socialize and network. 

The schedule for the Graduate Professional Student Appreciation Week 2019 – 2020 is to be determined.

Schedule of Events 2018 – 2019

April 1

Donut Tabling

  • Location: Hunton Student Center
  • Time: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

April 2

Health Equity Co-Curricular

  • Location: Kontos Medical Building
  • Time: 12 p.m. to 12: 45 p.m.

Lunch will not be provided for walk-in attendees.

April 3

Success Seminar Series – Professionalism: Doing It The Right Way

April 4

Grad Night Out

  • Location: River City Roll
  • Time: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Free bowling and shoe rental to the first 25 people. Food will be provided.*

*Food is first come, first serve.

Social Media Scavenger Hunt

The winner will receive VCU Health swag. To participate in the social media scavenger hunt, please follow @vcuhsose on Instagram.


  • Follow @VCUHSOSE on Instagram.
  • Tag us in the specified photo of the day.
  • Complete all specified photos by tagging us in them before April 4 at 11:59 a.m.

Photo Schedule:

Monday: A photo of Hippocrates

Tuesday: A photo of the VCU logo

Wednesday: A photo of your favorite food truck

Thursday: A photo with a fellow graduate or professional student

Friday: Winner is announced