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Family Weekend Registration is LIVE!

Monday, August 3rd, 2015

Register NOW for Family Weekend 2015!


Family Weekend 2015

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Family Weekend 2015 is September 18-20, 2015! The schedule is now LIVE! Please take a look at the wide range of events and programming we’re offering, and make your plans now to return to campus to experience all Vanderbilt has to offer–we can’t wait to see you!


Vanderbilt Recovery Support featured in The Tennessean

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

Vanderbilt Recovery Support (VRS) provides caring and encouraging support services to assist students who are in recovery from substance use issues, and who are working towards success in their academic, social, personal, and professional lives.  As students prosper due to the supportive recovery environment, they in turn become peer leaders and advocates for new members…


October 2014′s Hot Topic

Friday, October 3rd, 2014

October’s Hot Topic: What to do When Your College Student Gets Sick Parents of college students often feel helpless when their students are sick and away at college. And cold and flu season plus midterms equals stressed out, under-the-weather students. Besides reminding your student to rest enough and perhaps get a flu shot, consider the…


Family Weekend 101: Frequently Asked Questions

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

How do I register for Family Weekend? Registration for Family Weekend begins August 3 through our online system. Registration will close on September 11, however on-site registration will be available during Family Weekend (please note a $10 late fee will be assessed). When should we arrive in Nashville? What does the schedule look like? We encourage…


July 2014′s Hot Topic

Monday, July 14th, 2014

July’s Hot Topic: How do I ship items to campus for the fall? Packages sent to campus for Move-in Weekend must be shipped via UPS Ground or FedEx Ground only. Please do not ship any packages—for Move-in Weekend or otherwise—before August 7. When shipping, pack all items securely and add extra protection for fragile items….


Move In & Family Weekend 2015 Volunteer Sign-Ups!

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

We are seeking the help of parents of Vanderbilt students to welcome families on Move In Day, Saturday, August 22, 2015 and during Family Weekend, Friday-Saturday, September 18-20, 2015. Volunteer shifts are 2-3 hour blocks. If you are available on any of the dates listed above and are interested in participating, please complete the parent volunteer applications online by Friday,…



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