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Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN

LOCATION AND SETTING

Nashville Population624,496
Nearest Metropolitan AreaNashville, TN
EnvironmentVery large city
Campus Size330 acres
Weather
Temperature26.5 average low in January, 86.5 average high in September
Rain119 rainy days per year
Getting Around
Campus Map Map
Nearest Airport12 mile(s) from campus in Nashville
Nearest Bus Station4 mile(s) from campus in Nashville
Nearest Train Station168 mile(s) from campus in Dyersburg

HOUSING

College HousingCollege offers housing to students
Types of HousingCoed dorms, women's dorms, men's dorms, single student apartments, disabled student housing, fraternity/sorority housing
Students in College Housing 100% of freshmen, 92% of all students
Housing RequirementsFreshmen are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off
Campus/Commuting
8%
Off-Campus Housing
Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

SECURITY

24-Hour Emergency Phone/
Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security PatrolsAvailable
Late-Night Transport/Escort
Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing
Entrances
Available

PERSONAL SUPPORT SERVICES

Health ServiceOffered
Personal CounselingOffered
Child CareOffered

SPORTS AND RECREATION

Intercollegiate Athletics
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division I
MascotCommodores
School ColorsBlack and gold
Intercollegiate Sports Offered
SportWOMENMEN
OfferedScholarships
Given
OfferedScholarships
Given
Baseball  xx
Basketballxxxx
Bowlingxx  
Cross-Country Runningxxxx
Golfxxxx
Lacrossexx  
Soccerxx  
Swimming And Divingxx  
Tennisxxxx
Track And Fieldxx  
 
Women's Club Sports 
Men's Club Sports 
Recreational Sports
Intramural Sportssand volleyball, softball, ultimate Frisbee

STUDENT ACTIVITIES

Activities and Organizationschoral groups, concert band, dance, drama theatre, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, music theatre, opera, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook
Sororities50.8% of women participate
Fraternities 37% of men participate
ROTCArmy ROTC offered on campus, Navy ROTC is offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.80 4.24 719 700 31
Low 1.00 2.50 500 540 16
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 36
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