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Benefits

The Vanderbilt Alumni Association is pleased to offer all alumni of the university access to a variety of benefits and discounts. Our benefits include ways to help you get fit and opportunities to continue your education after graduation. The Alumni Discount Program, offered through Abenity, provides alumni with an elite collection of local and national discounts from thousands of hotels, restaurants, movie theaters, retailers, florists, car dealers, theme parks, national attractions, concerts, and events.

Alumni Career Resources

The Vanderbilt Alumni Association is proud to now offer career resources to alumni! Our new and expanded services include webinars and career development workshops (Commodore Career Intensive); networking opportunities through Chapter events and VUconnect’s online community; and exclusive Vanderbilt career coaching to help you along your path.

Lifelong Learning

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Vanderbilt University is an inclusive group that strives to organize and present to the greater Nashville community stimulating intellectual and cultural noncredit courses, programs, and trips for adults over 50 of all educational backgrounds. Interesting topics are explored with thought-provoking and engaging instructors, who are primarily active or retired Vanderbilt faculty, as well as other community experts. In a relaxed atmosphere, with no homework, tests, or grades, you have the opportunity to ask questions, contribute ideas, and interact with people who share similar interests. Please call our office at 615-343-0700, or email us at oshervu@vanderbilt.edu with questions, or to join the mailing!

Recreation and Wellness Center

For more information please call (615) 343-6627 or visit the Recreation and Wellness Center website. Indoor facilities include a multi-purpose gymnasium, volleyball and badminton, indoor track, racquetball/squash courts, swimming pool, a weight room/fitness center, a rock climbing wall and a host of amenities including towel and locker service. One-on-one trainers and aerobic classes are also offered. All Vanderbilt alumni are eligible to use the Student Recreation Center as a guest or purchase a membership.

Transcripts
Since August 1, 2003 the University Registrar's Office has been pleased to offer copies of transcripts without charge. Alumni will continue to pay for special handling and delivery charges such as FedEx, UPS, and Priority Mail. Detailed information on ordering transcripts can be obtained online, or by calling the University Registrar's Office at (615) 322-7701.

University Libraries

Alumni are welcome to visit the University libraries and take advantage of their resources. Learn more by visiting the library online or call (615) 322-2800 to see what online services and databases are available to alumni.

The Medical Alumni Digital Library was developed for Vanderbilt's Medical Alumni.
Alumni may contact the Medical Alumni Affairs Office to request the login & password at (615) 343-6337.

Alumni Discount Program

The Vanderbilt Alumni Association provides access to an elite collection of local and national discounts from thousands of hotels, restaurants, movie theaters, retailers, florists, car dealers, theme parks, national attractions, concerts, and events through Abenity. Register today and enjoy full access to the discounts available to you as a benefit. Remember to login often as new discounts are added and updated regularly.

https://vanderbiltalumni.alumnidiscounts.com/perks/

How to Become an Abenity Vendor

Interested in sharing discounts with our alumni? Watch this helpful video from our partners at Abenity on how you can become a vendor thorugh their system.

Nashville

Homewood Suites, Hilton Garden Inn and Home2 Suites Nashville/ Vanderbilt hotels would like to offer you exclusive hotel rates as Vanderbilt University Alumni.

You will receive 15% off the regular hotel rates and a free night after staying only 10 nights. Free membership and no obligation. To register please go to www.alumniclubatvanderbilt.com and fill out the short form. You will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to receive your special discount. You must use these instructions when booking in order to get the discount. For more information call 615-516-6274 or skach@vistahost.net.

Offer applies to the following hotels:

Homewood Suites Nashville Vanderbilt
2400 West End Ave

Home2 Suites Nashville Vanderbilt
1800 Division St

Hilton Garden Inn Nashville Vanderbilt
1715 Broadway

Outside of Nashville

The Vanderbilt Alumni Association provides access to an elite collection of local and national discounts from thousands of hotels through Abenity. Register today and enjoy full access to the discounts available to you as a benefit. Remember to login often as new discounts are added and updated regularly.

https://vanderbiltalumni.alumnidiscounts.com/perks/

Penn Club of New York

Interested in expanding your network of influential people and advancing your career or business? Connect with real movers and shakers by becoming a member of the Penn Club! The private club offers Vanderbilt University alumni and Penn alumni continued connection to fellow alumni and the vast Ivy League network, especially in the New York Metro area.

The Penn Club of New York is located at 30 West 44th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues in midtown Manhattan. Club membership is open to all Vanderbilt alumni nationwide. The Penn Club offers its members exclusive access to a wide range of elegant facilities and outstanding services to enhance their life while in New York – from entertaining clients with gourmet dining to relaxing at the spa. The Club features five floors of overnight guest rooms, two restaurants and bars, a fitness center with state-of-the-art equipment, access to over 150 reciprocal clubs throughout the world, and more. 

To receive a membership package with an application and current dues rates, email membership@pennclub.org stating that you are a Vanderbilt University alumnus or alumna, or call (212) 403-6627. To learn more about what the Penn Club has to offer and check out their virtual tour, visit http://www.pennclub.org/.

 

Legends Club of Tennessee

Vanderbilt alumni will receive 20% off of the current initiation fee with confirmation of graduating status. Contact The Vanderbilt Legends Club at (615) 791-8100 ext. 254 for more information on pricing.

Kaplan Prep Discounts

Vanderbilt alumni receive a 10% discount on Kaplan prep courses, for exams including the GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT, PCAT, DAT, and OAT. Please contact Sarah Whitney Anderson, Assistant Director, Student-Alumni Engagement for information and your code.

Independent 529 Plan

The Independent 529 Plan allows you to lock in tuition costs at less than today's price, providing the security of a guarantee against tuition inflation, freedom from market risk, and the flexibility of a national program. Because the colleges invest the funds you pay, they are able to offer a discount on today’s prices. It’s open to the general public. For questions about Independent 529 Plan, policies and service, call (888) 718-7878.