Find and share information about housing, roommates, part-time, and temporary local jobs in the Graduate School classifieds. This is a free resource for VCU graduate students and members of the community. To submit a classified ad, contact the Graduate School at with the details of your request.

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Math Tutoring Services 

Given my 35 years' experience teaching at college preparatory schools and university summer programs, I'm conversant in all fields of math curricula (i.e., Calculus, Statistics, Pre-Calculus, Trigonometry, Algebra, Geometry, Probability, Matrix Theory, Discrete Math, etc.). Additionally, I'm well-versed in any and all college board assessments you may be planning to take. From the specific to the general, I will configure my tutoring lessons to answer to your individual needs.

Resume and recommendations are available upon request. Contact Jeff Gadette: 

Part-time jobs

Academic Mentoring

Are you a subject matter expert? Connect with students online! Trilogy Mentors is a local RVA Startup offering flexible, online academic mentorships to K-12 students. We seek individuals with a passion for driving student success. Our mentors work with students on academic subjects, as well as organizational skills, academic planning, and goal setting to foster good habits and build a student’s overall confidence. All sessions are conducted online via Trilogy Mentors’ unique eLearning platform. TM is seeking mentors with subject expertise in the following areas:

- Advanced Mathematics: Calculus, Algebra, Geometry, English, Literature, Writing, SAT Prep
- Sciences: Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Foreign Languages (Spanish, French, Latin)

Visit to begin the online application to become an Online Academic Mentor with Trilogy.
1717 East Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23223

Part-time Office Assistant

Close to campus -  general contractor seeking a part-time office employee to assist with day to day administrative duties, online advertising, social media, and appointments.  Must be well versed in social media and online platforms.  10 to 12 hours per week @ $13/hour.  Contact Leigh at

Dari Language Instructor or Tutor
Looking for a native Dari speaker to assist in language immersion and learning 4-6 hours/wk for the spring semester and on to the summer term if possible. Requirements include native proficiency, weekly availability, and prior tutoring experience. Pay is based on experience, starting at $18/hr. For more information please contact: 

Vocalists Needed

Christ the King Anglican Church in Alexandria Virginia is seeking a tenor soloist, choral section leader, and cantor. $75/call, $150 to lead service solo. At least 6 calls/month. Strong sight-reading skills a must. If interested, please send a CV and a sample recording to Ann Lee, Director of Music via email to

Experienced Child Care Provider/Nanny Needed - Hanover (23116)

I am currently seeking an experienced child care provider to care for our 8-year-old son. This candidate will need to have a good driving record to be available to take him to Physical Therapy appointments and be picked up from certain activities from time to time (TBD). Brayden has been diagnosed with Noonan's Syndrome/CP and has some developmental delays, etc. He is super sweet and funny! He loves the park, playing games, being outside riding his car, swimming, being read to, and watching his favorite TV shows. Right now the days are M-F 2:30 to 5:30. Extra hours are needed for school holidays and summer hours. G-tube feeding experience is a plus (not necessary - will train). References are required. Someone looking for consistent hours and long-term commitment is encouraged to apply. $10 an hour (plus gas allowance). Contact Shannon at (804) 314-0111 or


Richmond Translator ( is growing and recruiting contractual interpreters and translators for assignments in the Richmond metropolitan area. All languages desired. Experience not required but advanced language skills are a must—training will be provided. This is a perfect supplemental job, as you will be considered for assignments only on the days and at the times of your availability.

Interested individuals should send a resume and outline your related experience via email to Tricia at All work will be on an on-call basis as needed. Excellent pay. For questions please call (804) 218-3084.

Spanish, Korean, Vietnamese, Chinese/Mandarin, Tagalog, Somali, French, Arabic, German, Hindi, Persian/Farsi/Dari, and others.


Huntington Learning Center in Glen Allen, Va., is looking for qualified individuals to teach exam prep and subject tutoring, specifically in math areas. The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

  • Must have a four-year degree
  • Be available to work afternoons and evenings between 4-8:30 p.m., and/or Saturdays between 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.
  • Be punctual and dedicated to our students
  • Be comfortable with advanced math skills

The benefits of being a part-time Huntington teacher include:

  • Training: we offer continual training that even experienced teachers appreciate. Huntington skills and techniques can be transferred to your classroom as well as to home for use with your own children. Become a more effective teacher as you enhance your present skill set and develop new ones.
  • Students: work with a variety of students at all grade levels on an individual or one-to-one basis. As you track students' daily progress, you will see a marked improvement in their skills, confidence, and motivation. There are no discipline problems, so you concentrate on academics. Since full-time staff conduct all parent discussions, you have no interaction with parents.
  • No outside work: with no homework to correct or lesson plans to develop, you just walk into the center and begin teaching. Everything is ready for you.
  • Year-round flexible hours: our after-school and summer hours adapt to your changing schedule. Since no preparation is needed beforehand, it's an ideal after-school job that's even better than tutoring on your own.
  • Great experience: whether this is your first job, or you're returning to work after an extended absence, teaching at Huntington is an excellent way to ease into the teaching profession and develop a reference that future employers respect. This opportunity offers experiences that are not available in the classroom.

Pay for this job will be $13/hour. If you think Huntington Learning Center is the place for you, please forward a copy of your resume and cover letter to or call (804) 270-0030.


Parliament Tutors offers private tutoring and test preparation for all academic subjects and standardized tests. We are currently seeking experienced tutors with superior test scores to join our team on a part-time basis.

Sessions typically occur in student’s homes. Rates for test prep tutors start at $30.00 per hour. All candidates will be required to have a face-to-face interview and background check. Interviews take place at our local consultation center (address below) or via web conferencing on Skype. Please apply online by following the link below. No phone calls, please.

Parliament Tutors
1526 Split Oak Lane, Henrico, VA 23229
(804) 477-8827




Area Housing Websites


Affordable Homes For Sale

The family-owned mobile home community has several new and renovated homes for sale in the Richmond area.


Richmond Cohousing has a 3-bed / 2-bath rental opportunity for Fall 2020.

Rent is $1800/month + electric (wifi, water, trash, compost, parking are all included). In-unit washer/dryer. Pets are welcome.

Cohousing is a type of community where neighbors intentionally know each other - both for fun and to collaborate on running the community together. In addition to the private, fully independent unit, the tenant will share common spaces - including a large rooftop deck, kids room, workshop, and great room - with the other households.

The condo-like community is located in Manchester, just a few blocks away from the river, pedestrian bridge, garden, playground, and a short ride to downtown. 

 If you're interested or want more information, please email  or visit our website.


For Rent - Amazing room with a beautiful view near Carytown

Private bedroom for rent in a great 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom apartment near Fountain Lake. Very close to Carytown, Maymont, VCU, and 195. I am a late 30's male looking for a young professional or graduate student as a roommate. I am friendly, clean, and quiet around the house. I am a huge sports fan and also coach high school basketball, so I stay pretty busy. I’m cool with having occasional get-togethers but no full-time party people. I have some extra furniture if you need some (twin bed, dresser, nightstand), but you can also bring your own. Basement storage is available. If you are interested, please email and tell me about yourself; include your phone number in the email so we can talk and see if it is a good fit.

Looking for: Clean, quiet, and respectful, Non-smoker, Not 420 friendly
Rent: $600 plus utilities, Security Deposit: $600

For Rent - 1 Bedroom Apartment

1 bedroom apartment available August 1, on Nansemond Street. Nice neighborhood, close to the museums, n easy bike ride to the main campus. Rent is $825 per month. If interested, please contact Zak Sheats 703-967-4814. 


For Rent - Historic Row House in Shockoe Bottom: 309 Cedar St.

1850 s.f., 3 large bedrooms, 2.5 bathroom brick duplex Row House circa 1850. Freshly painted, fully renovated with new kitchen and mechanicals. Updated appliances included. Beautiful original wood floors throughout. Tall ceilings and large windows for lots of natural light. New light fixtures. Central heat and air conditioning. Large back yard. Pre-wired for security system. Laundry area with new washer and dryer. Walking distance to MCV, Financial District, and Rockett's Landing. Water Included. Fireplaces are non-working.

First floor: Oversized Formal living room and separate dining room feature original heart-pine flooring. Two-piece half-bath. Updated kitchen and appliances including stainless steel gas convection oven and range, side-by-side style fridge/freezer with ice maker and water filtration system, full-size dishwasher, and microwave. Door off kitchen leads to a private deck overlooking the backyard.

Second floor: Master bedroom with private full bathroom. 2 additional bedrooms share a second full bathroom. Washer/dryer.

Available July 8th for only $2000.00/month. Owner maintains yard and pays for water, tenant responsible for all other utilities and services. Call (804)-647-5199 to schedule a viewing, or visit the link below., tenant responsible for all other utilities and services*Call (804)-647-5199 to schedule a viewing, or visit the link below*


Home for Rent

The Historic 406 is a fully furnished, modest two-story 3-bedroom 2.5-bathroom home with modern amenities and old school charm. It is walking distance to VCU Health, VCU, Jefferson Hotel, restaurants, art galleries, entertainment, James River, and more!  

The Historic 406 hosts both medical/graduate students as well as healthcare and business professionals including fellows/residents, locum tenens, and academic professors/faculty. This smoke-free house has plenty of space and is available on a flexible lease basis for two (2) people maximum if rented while owner-occupied. Entire house rental (owner will not be present) is an option as well. 

Property at a Glance: 

  • Furnished: Yes (linens and kitchenware optional) 
  • Laundry: Full-size washer and dryer 
  • Utilities + WiFi: Included 
  • Pet friendly: No 
  • Smoking Allowed: No 
  • Nearest Public Transport: Arts District Station 
  • Photos: 
  • Guidebook: 
  • Detailed description + reviews: The Historic 406 

A credit report/background check, lease agreement, and emergency contact information are required for all temporary housing guests and tenants. Flexible lease terms. Bedroom Rental: $1,175 per 4-week period includes utilities and monthly cleaning. Private 2-bdrm House Rental: $2,650 per 4-week period includes utilities and twice-monthly cleaning. Contact Nerissa at 804.482.1406 or 


Looking For A Roommate

Male looking for a male roommate. Preferably a young professional or in graduate school. House is 1500 sq ft 3/2. Planning to use the third bedroom as an office space/spare bedroom. In Henrico County east of downtown. 15 minutes from VCU Medical Center. Rent is $700/month and includes internet access. You will be responsible for half of the electricity. Contact: (803)468-4045.


Roommate Needed

Female professionals in mid-20s looking for 1 female roommate.  One 10.6' x10' room is available in mid-April in a well-maintained house with hardwood floors in a great safe West End neighborhood.  Easy access to I-64 at Gaskins or Parham - a short commute to Downtown and just minutes from Short Pump!  The room can easily fit a dresser, desk, and queen bed with a shared bathroom with 1 roommate. We do have a very friendly golden retriever and would prefer no other pets.

All 3 of us will split utilities including gas heat, central air conditioning, gas water heater, high-speed internet, security system, and trash removal.  Rent will be $600 and utilities average about 70$ each month. We are very laid back and easy to get along with, enjoy working out, playing with Griffin the golden, and getting ice cream or drinks.

No couples, pets, smokers, or partiers, please.  Must have a background and credit check, sign a 12-month lease, and give a security deposit.  I will send pictures of the house if interested.  Contact Lisa at


4 Bedroom Home for Rent – Marshall Street

Looking for female tenants – up to 4 bedrooms available in a newly renovated house minutes away from Monroe Park Campus at VCU. New kitchen, bathroom, plumbing, electricity, heating/AC units. The house has a full kitchen, 2 full baths, 4 bedrooms, and a washer/dryer unit on the 2nd floor. Located right behind Broad, near the GRTC Pulse Stop and VCU Barnes and Noble.

Rent: $625 plus deposit, includes rent, high-speed internet, and water. Location: 823 W Marshall Street. Contact: 804-836-2517 


House for Rent - 802 Catherine St. - VCU Area Rowhouse

Walking distance to VCU Monroe Park Campus in the heart of RVA's Carver community. This brick-front rowhouse property consists of 3 total bedrooms & 1.5 bathrooms on 1,188 sqft of living space. The living room features laminate floors and flows into the eat-in kitchen. The laminate floors continue to the second floor, with 3 total bedrooms & a shared hallway bath with tub/shower. The exterior of the property features an attached storage shed, wood privacy fenced & double-width parking behind the home. Easy walking distance to VCU, Seigel Center, VUU, Maggie Walker, shopping & restaurants.

Utility & Maintenance Reduction Program: Residents breathe easy with smart amenities like air filters conveniently delivered to their doorstep. Compared to other similar properties, our tenants experience an average annual savings of $280 in utility and maintenance expenses, before other benefits.

Non-smoking only and available for viewings now! Please go to to schedule a viewing. PMI Richmond, 4860 Cox Rd Suite 200, Glen Allen, VA 23060, USA, Tel: (804) 203-0484 

Scott's Addition 1 Bedroom, 1.5 Bathroom Apartment available

Awesome, spacious first floor 1 BR, 1.5 BA, 868 sq. ft. apartment available for sublet at the Cookie Factory Lofts available (lease runs through June 30, 2020). This industrial-style apartment is pet-friendly and great for an individual or a couple!! Granite countertops and stainless steel appliances with washer/dryer included. High ceilings and stained concrete floors throughout. Great location in Scott's Addition and in walking distance to VCU Monroe Campus. Amenities included: huge apartment windows, 24-hour gym, outdoor pool with hot tub, library, community room, and parking. Covered/gated parking is an additional cost. Basic internet is included. Subletter is responsible for setting up Dominion. Cookie Factory Lofts is responsible for setting up water. Rent is $1,300/month and additional pet costs can be provided if requested. Contact for more information. Serious inquiries only! 

Churchhill Home For Rent 

Beautiful and spacious 4 BR--each bedroom is huge with ample space closet. 2 1/2 baths and an office located in Churchhill for rent 2740 sq ft.Great deck and big backyard.Free, easy street parking. Close to Libby Hill Park, MCV, RVA, excellent restaurants, cafes, and shops. Walk to Chimborazo park. Available now $2395 a month.Must see to appreciate. Sorry, no pets and no smokers. Contact

Fully furnished Fan house available to rent
A beautiful, sunny house within walking distance to VCU and to many shops and restaurants and museums. Two bedrooms, a separate office, 1.5 bath, in-house laundry, a gourmet kitchen, and lovely porches and yard. $2,500 per month includes twice-monthly cleaning (not utilities). Pets are okay with an additional deposit.  Contact for more information. 

Apartment Available

The Ramz Apartment is a 3-minute walk to Cabell Library, making it closer to Monroe Campus than most dorms. The apartment is quiet and clean and available for release for the academic year from August 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020.  The rent is $789 per month. 

For male students only.  There will be a male roommate in the second bedroom.  The rent includes all utilities, cable TV, and high-speed Internet,  The apartment is fully furnished. The bedroom has a desk, bed, and dresser.  There is a closet right outside the bedroom.  The living room has a sofa, love seat, chairs, coffee tables and a table for the TV.  There are washers and dryers on every floor and a refrigerator and microwave in each apartment.  AC and heating units are in each apartment so that you can control the temperature precisely. Contact: 

Quiet Country Cottage For Rent

In Rockville, only minutes west of Short Pump, 20 minutes to VCU. Suitable for one person or a couple. Available for one year, commencing July 1. Fully furnished with a master bedroom and full bath. Stainless and granite kitchen; stack washer/dryer. Living room with a pull out queen sleeper sofa. Access to private 7-acre lake and 62 acres. $975 includes all utilities (except TV/internet) and all grounds upkeep. Non-smoking. Photos: Locust Hill Farm. Come take a look—call Lewis Powell at 804­240­1561 or email him at  

2 Rooms for Rent in newer large townhouse/condo in Oregon Hill near River/VCU - Holly and S. Pine

My current roommate and I (both male) are looking for 2 roommates for upscale Oregon Hill 4 bedroom/4 bath like new townhouse condo in the Overlook. One row back from the river with 2 porches in a courtyard. Available now and signing a new lease for 2019 - 2020.  Plantation shutters, hardwood, maple cabs, granite, stainless steel.  Ideal for grad students or young professionals that want an upscale place in Oregon Hill (river, restaurants, walk to VCU - but no need to deal with turn of the century row house).  Two car garage and ample street parking. At nearly 2400 square feet no one will feel cramped. Views better in-person than can be described. Willing to (re)assign rooms based on the preferences of new roommates.  $675/room with private bath plus ¼ utilities.  Master/upper and/or dedicated garage space extra.  Text David @ 571-393-8940. 

Rooms for Rent

Looking for 2 young professionals to fill 2 private rooms available with shared full bath.  Full-size closets and good size rooms in a 1400 square foot house in the west end.  Rent is $650 plus split utilities. I am a mid-20s female in the health care field that is laid back.  No smokers, pets, parties, or drug users. Email for more details.  

Room for Rent

One furnished bedroom is available in a 3-bedroom house shared with a 27-year-old male and 28-year-old male VCU grad student located in Church Hill. The house is kept clean, yard maintained, fenced backyard with front porch, and rear deck. Includes high-speed internet, washer/dryer. Flexible length, Short-term, Monthly, Month to month. $700/month. Contact Ronnie at 757-968-9275 or

Room For Rent

I am in my first year at the VCU Brandcenter and am in search of a graduate student or working professional to take over my roommate’s lease starting Jan 1 or potentially before. I live in a 2 bedroom apartment at Malvern Manor (near Malvern and Cary). It’s a 10-minute drive to VCU, walking distance to Cary street, a short drive to the Libbie and Grove area as well as Willow Lawn, and interstate access is around the corner.

The apartment has hardwood floors and also includes a pool and gym access in the clubhouse across the street. Plenty of free parking. Rent is $738 and utilities normally run about $150 or less. Malvern Manor is also pet-friendly. Males and Females welcome. Please contact Jill Salzman at or text (804) 516-4612 if interested. 

Home for rent - 2311 Winterfield Rd

Welcome home! This spacious builder's home boasts a large Bonus Room; All-season Sunroom; Hardwood throughout; New Hardiplank; hardwired whole-house generator; large rear deck; 2 fireplaces (one gas/ one wood); a circular driveway; and bright granite/stainless steel kitchen. Nestled on 0.7 acres in an established golf neighborhood. Walk to the country club or kayak in Lake Salisbury. Enjoy the huge deck or relax by the fire pit. Top-rated school system! 4 Bedrooms, 2-1/2 baths, 3136 sf. Contact Kimberly at (804)-316-4467. Winterfield Road Photo 


Four Bedroom Home For Rent

Available August 1, w/d in unit, parking, and home security system

Looking for 4 grad students/young professionals to share a newer four-bedroom house located in a quiet Richmond neighborhood. Very convenient to VCU, MCV, Cary Street Gym, Carytown, the FAN, the Bottom, Byrd Park, Maymont Park, downtown, and the interstates.  The 5-year-old single-family house has four bedrooms, 4 parking spaces, 2.5 bathrooms, a large modern kitchen, 2 refrigerators, washer/dryer, deck, and security system.

Utilities are split, averaging about $100 per person, which include home security, electric, water, cable, and high-speed internet.

Rent per month (plus utilities split 4 ways and a deposit)
$650 for a master bedroom with private bath
$600 for upstairs bedrooms (2)
$550 for the downstairs bedroom

Location: Kemper at Allen. No smoking. If interested, please email Greg at with some background and contact information to set up an appointment to check out the house.



Items For Sale  

Former VCU student selling gently used furniture in Downtown Richmond. The collection ranges from small items (table & floor lamps, end tables, barstools, etc.) to larger pieces (bed frame, couch, bookshelf, armchair, etc.). Also selling glassware (mugs; water, wine, & cocktail glasses) and tableware (plates, bowls, silverware, kitchen knives). All items to be picked up from the apartment building downtown—no delivery. Please contact me for further information (pictures, prices, measurements). Must be purchased/picked up by September 15. All prices are negotiable. 
Location: Downtown Richmond, near VCU Medical Center
Contact: Charlie; 

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