Vanderbilt University

#14 in National Universities

  • Private (not-for-profit)4 Years (or High)Nashville, TNDegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree12,587 Students10.75 % Acceptance Ratio8:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    Vanderbilt University is a Private (not-for-profit) (4 Years or High) college located in Nashville, Tennessee. It has a total enrollment of 12,587 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 8:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 10.75% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio10.75 %
    Admission Yield45.91 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$50

    The acceptance ratio is 10.75% last year at Vanderbilt University where total 32,442 students applied and 3,487 were accepted.

  • Amounts
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$47,664
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$46,297
    On-Campus Living Costs$18,434

    The tuition & fees at Vanderbilt University, for academic year 2017-2018 is $47,664.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $18,434 when living on campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Meal Plan

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Vanderbilt University provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Meal Plan, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Career Counseling and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Vanderbilt University.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about Vanderbilt University

Key Stats for Vanderbilt University

Costs of Attendance extremely expensive

Vanderbilt University$47,664
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges$25,799
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Tennessee$22,180

Admission Chances extremely difficult to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges63.95%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Tennessee63.75%

Financial Helps low financial help rate


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88.17%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Tennessee94.46%

Student Population small

Vanderbilt University12,587
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges4,211,617
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Tennessee84,085

Graduation Rates very high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges53.92%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Tennessee48.65%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Tennessee91

Distance Learning limited online classes


Online Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges8
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges10
  • 4 Years or High Colleges15
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Tennessee7

Contact Information & Online Resources


Vanderbilt University 2101 West End Avenue,
Nashville, TN 37240
615) 322-7311


Vanderbilt University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (01/01/1895 - Current).
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