Institute Conducted by

Virginia Commonwealth University in cooperation with the Virginia Municipal Clerks Association (Recognized April 2014)

Department Conducting Institute

VCU Continuing and Professional Education

Institute Director

Christina S. Draper
VCU Continuing and Professional Education
Virginia Commonwealth University
Box 842505
Richmond, VA 23284-2505
Phone: (804) 828-8831
Web: Office of Continuing and Professional Education

Location of Instruction

Live Online and/or Virginia Beach, VA

Institute / Academy Program Scheduling

Virtual Program

A series of live interactive virtual sessions in blocks of four hours with special one-hour activity sessions on alternate days. Participants select and register for their track, and VCU provides links and passwords so that participants join the cohort live. The session length depends on the content. The core program is on Tuesday and Thursday mornings with activity sessions on Wednesdays over two weeks in October. Multiple choice assessments are conducted via FlexiQuiz with automatic certificates generated upon successful completion.

Traditional Program

Three-day program with an optional pre-institute workshop offered annually each October in Virginia Beach.

Virtual & Traditional Program Tracks

Cohort tracks include Municipal Clerk Fundamentals Institute, the Municipal Clerk Emerging Leader Institute, and the Municipal Clerk Master Academy.

Dates of Annual Institute and Academy

Mid October - Virtual Institute & Academy

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Scholarship(s) Available

Virginia Municipal Clerks Association
Institute and Academy
The IIMC Foundation