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Animals are not permitted in Student Centers. Exceptions include those who have received approval as emotional support or service animals and Jack the K-9 Officer with VUPS. Please see the Student Handbook for more information regarding Assistance Animals

If you would like to host an event with animals, approval from Risk Management will be required.

Additional documents are required – please see Forms for more information.

  • Certificate of Insurance
  • Completed Limited Premises Agreement
  • Waivers from the Office of Risk Management

For more information, please see Vanderbilt University’s Animals on Campus Policy