Professor Julie Pollock and student in the lab
Student Experience
Student scholars break through as published authors

Guided by their faculty mentors, undergraduate researchers push boundaries and share their discoveries with the world through academic journals.


Trey Campbell's family on the Kilimanjaro summit
Student Experience
A new world view from the top of Mount Kilimanjaro
Rising sophomore Trey Campbell’s mother made him an offer he couldn’t refuse.
Marco Barcenas-Consuelo and Isabela Keetley
Student Experience
Two 2023 grads receive prestigious Fulbright awards
The new alums are heading to Portugal and Spain to work and study.


Sophomore Chloe Goode
Student Experience
UR student selected for prestigious Fulbright Summer Institute in the UK

Sophomore Chloe Goode is first UR student to receive the award.

Group photo of Jepson scholars on campus
Student Experience
Jepson grads are Oxford bound
Seven full scholarships were awarded for master’s study at one of the world’s most prestigious universities.

In the News

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United Nations watchdogs raise concerns about Nooksack evictions, again

Leadership studies professor David Wilkins, a member of the Lumbee Nation of North Carolina, is quoted.

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The 100 greatest children's books: Who voted?

English professor Elisabeth Gruner, who researches and teaches children’s and young adult literature, is featured as an expert voter.

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3 Takeaways For State Tax Pros From Justices' Pork Ruling
Tax law professor Hayes Holderness is featured as an expert.
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Fresh Mpox Warning Issued Ahead of Summer

Health studies professor Kathryn H. Jacobsen, an epidemiologist, is quoted. logo
Execs from failed banks should forfeit paychecks, says U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown

Law professor Da Lin is quoted. Lin, a financial regulation expert, was one of three witnesses who testified during the Senate Banking Committee hearing last week. Lin's testimony aired live on CNBC.

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NACUFS names 2023 award recipients

Dining Services received two national, gold awards in the categories of residential dining and catering.



University News
Longtime donors make $3 million gift to the Chaplaincy

Carole and Marcus Weinstein’s generous donation will support Jewish life.

Student Experience
Students’ actions and outreach aid earthquake victims in Turkey
Two Spider juniors assisted remotely and on the scene with recovery efforts in their home country.
Student Experience
Senior receives competitive rising black scientist award
The award, recognizing academic talent and commitment to research, provides support for professional development opportunities.
University News
Creating the sustainable campus of the future
See the many ways UR has demonstrated a commitment to the environment and sustainability on campus.


Science Of Sports
How to sink the perfect putt
Physics professor Christine Helms explains how to use science to putt like a pro.  
Campus Life
Peaceful campus spots for Spiders
From secluded areas to expansive campus views, here are a few places to take a break, relax, and contemplate at the University of Richmond.
Research & Innovation
Risky business
Professor Shital Thekdi talks about how to assess and manage personal and organizational risks.