International Students

Prospective international students are encouraged to review the VCU Global Education Office website ( or contact an Immigrations Advisor:

Virginia Commonwealth University Immigrations Advising
817 West Franklin Street, Room 221
Phone: (804) 828-0595

Prospective students should be aware that other countries, such as Canada, do not utilize Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists in the same capacity as in the United States. Students who want to enroll in the program and wish to practice outside the United States are encouraged to research applicable laws and regulations prior to applying to the Nurse Anesthesia Program.