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On the day you were accepted to Vanderbilt you began a lifelong relationship with the university. Vanderbilt was committed to your success as a student then. It is equally committed to your continued success today.
What Sets Us Apart
Together we excel.
Collaborative ethos and competitive drive makes Vanderbilt the nation’s #13 ranked university.
Acquire knowledge, not debt
Benefit from financial aid that replaces student loans with grants and scholarships.
An immersive academic community
Residential colleges are a distinct, communal approach to higher education.
The faculty attention you deserve
You’ll thrive with our 7:1 student-to-highly-dedicated-faculty ratio.
The heart of Nashville
A beautiful, intimate campus in a thriving and exciting 21st century city.
Happy you're here
We’re ranked #2 on Princeton Review ’s list of happiest college students.
Made for this moment.
Stronger than at any other time in our history, we are positioned to do more than just meet the challenges of our times. We have what it takes to thrive and lead—to define and become the great university of this century.
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