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Family Weekend Registration — Now Open!

Monday, July 31st, 2017

Click here to register for Family Weekend 2017! The cost is $40 per person (waived for Vanderbilt students and children 12 and under). Football tickets against Kansas State are available for purchase when you register for Family Weekend. Click here to see a list of nearby hotels . See you in September and help us cheer…


Move-In/Family Weekend Volunteer Signups!

Thursday, July 13th, 2017

We are seeking the help of Vanderbilt parents to welcome families on Move-In Day, Saturday, August 19, 2017 and during Family Weekend, Friday-Saturday, September 15-17, 2017. Volunteer shifts are 2-3 hour blocks. Click here if you are available to help with Move-In Day. Click here if you are available to help with Family Weekend. We truly appreciate your dedication to the Vanderbilt community…


Family Weekend 2017!

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Family Weekend 2017 takes place September 15-17th! Check-in will begin Friday morning at 10:00 with campus tours beginning at 11:00. We have lots of activities planned in addition to a football game Saturday night against Kansas State! Online registration is open August 1st through September 8th. Football tickets will be available for purchase at time of online registration. A…


Welcome class of 2021!

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

We are so excited to welcome you to Vanderbilt University! We have attached a tentative schedule for Move-In Day and also ‘The Road to Vanderbilt’ as an easy guide for incoming freshmen and parents. TheRoadtoVanderbilt2017 Move-In Day Schedule If you have any questions, please contact us at 877-887-2736 or email us at parents@vanderbilt.edu


Academic services for Vanderbilt undergraduate students

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

The following campus resources will support students with their academic transition to Vanderbilt.   Visit faculty All faculty members have office hours, and TAs and study sessions are often part of the course design. Ensure that your student is taking advantage of those opportunities!   Academic advising by school Arts and Science CASPAR (College of Arts…


Update: Status of Mumps Outbreak on Vanderbilt University Campus

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

As of March 2017, there have been 10 cases of mumps on the Vanderbilt campus since this semester started in January. Approximately 20 other colleges and universities have also had mumps outbreaks this year, and some of those campuses have reported hundreds of cases. We have been fortunate that the outbreak at Vanderbilt has been…


Save the Date for Family Weekend 2017: September 15-17!

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

Please mark for calendars for Family Weekend 2017: September 15-17, 2017!


Vanderbilt Student Health Center Advisory about Zika Virus Abroad

Thursday, March 10th, 2016

With the arrival of spring and warmer weather, the Student Health Center offers an advisory regarding Zika virus infection. Updates from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) change rapidly, so it is recommend that all travelers to the Caribbean and Central and South America visit http://www.cdc.gov/zika/ for information regarding Zika virus and current travel alerts….


Concerning Hoverboards on Campus

Thursday, December 17th, 2015

The following email message was sent from Dean Bandas to all students on Wednesday, December 17: Dear Vanderbilt Students,  After consultation with VUPD Emergency Preparedness, Office of the General Counsel, and Office of Risk Management, we have made the decision to prohibit the use, possession, or storage of Hoverboards, Swagways, IO Hawks, Skywalkers, and like…


Dean Beasley discusses the Ingram Commons experience at Vanderbilt.

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Watch the video here.



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