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Move In & Family Weekend 2016 Volunteer Sign-Ups!

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

We are seeking the help of parents of Vanderbilt students to welcome families during the following times this fall: Transfer Move In Day, Friday, August 19, 2016 First-Year Move In Day, Saturday, August 20, 2016 Family Weekend, Friday-Saturday, September 23-25, 2016 Volunteer shifts are 2-3 hour blocks. If you are available on any of the…


Family Weekend 2016 schedule now available for viewing!

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

View the schedule of events.


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….


Update your calendars for Family Weekend 2016, which will now be held Friday, September 23 – Sunday, September 25.

Monday, March 7th, 2016

Click here to learn more!


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…


Family Weekend 2015 A Great Success!

Monday, September 21st, 2015

Parents, thank you for making the trip to campus for Family Weekend 2015! We loved meeting you all and hope you had a wonderful weekend, experiencing Vanderbilt alongside your students. Stay tuned for details on Family Weekend 2016!


Dean Beasley discusses the Ingram Commons experience at Vanderbilt.

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Watch the video here.


Vanderbilt’s expanded aid initiative passes $200 million mark

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

Gifts and pledges to Opportunity Vanderbilt, the university’s expanded and ongoing financial aid initiative, have crossed $200 million, the university announced May 11, 2015. The program was launched in 2008. “We are committed to offering our students a rich, diverse intellectual community, and Opportunity Vanderbilt directly supports that goal,” said Susan Wente, university provost and…


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…


Update from VUPD on Wesley Place shooting

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

On Saturday, February 21, 2015, at approximately 11:40 P.M., Metropolitan Nashville Police and Vanderbilt University Police Departments responded to a shooting incident that occurred in the Wesley Place garage. Responding officers located a deceased victim, not affiliated with the university with injuries from an apparent gunshot wound. The safety and security of the Vanderbilt community…



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