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Initiatives

UR Downtown provides students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members a shared learning environment and platform for engaging together in the heart of a diverse metropolitan area.

  • Community-Engaged Learning initiatives at UR Downtown, supported by the Bonner Center for Civic Engagement, enable collaboration among faculty, students, and community members in order to further learning and build the capacity of all stakeholders.
  • The Harry L. Carrico Center for Pro Bono & Public Service, a program of the School of Law, connects the skills and talents of law students with the Greater Richmond community and a network of regional and national pro bono programs.

  • Partners in the Arts, an educational program of the School of Professional & Continuing Studies, serves K–12 teachers in the Richmond area by providing arts integration training and by funding projects that use the arts to teach across the K–12 curriculum.

  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance at UR Downtown engages University of Richmond students with the United Way of Greater Richmond and Petersburg's Tax Assistance Program and provides free tax preparation for qualifying individuals and families.

  • In-House Clinics of the School of Law, the Children’s Defense Clinic and the Jeanette Lipman Family Law Clinic, meet with clients at UR Downtown and represent them in a wide variety of matters.
  • RVAGOV, managed by UR Downtown student coordinators, provides up-to-date information about Richmond city government.
Hours of Operation

Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

Visitors are welcome. Please call (804) 955-4003 to schedule a tour.

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