The Vanderbilt Profile*

Facts and Figures


*Due to rounding, totals may not add to 100%


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 Total Enrollment (Fall 2016)

Undergraduate 6,871
Graduate & professional 5,716
Total 12,587

 Admission Statistics (Fall 2016)

First-year applicants 32,442
Admits 3,487
Admit rate 10.7%
Enrolled first-year students 1,601

 Ethnicity and Testing Breakdown (First-Year Students Entering Fall 2016)

Female 53%
Male 47%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6%
Asian or Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 14.1%
Black/African American 10.7%
Hispanic of any race 10.4%
Two or more races 5.3%
Total minority 41.2%
International 7.6%
SAT Critical Reading Middle 50% 700-790
SAT Math Middle 50% 720-800
SAT Writing Middle 50% 690-770
ACT Middle 50% 32 - 35
Students ranked in the top 10% of their class (Of high schools that provide rank) 87.1%
National Merit Scholars 231

High Schools Attended (First-Year Students Entering Fall 2016)

Public  66%
Private  33%
Other  1%

 Ethnicity Breakdown (All Undergraduates, Fall 2016)

Female 51%
Male 49%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5%
Asian or Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 12.6%
Black/African American 9.2%
Hispanic of any race 9.2%
Two or more races 4.9%
Total minority 36.3%
International 7.2%

Enrollment by Region (All Undergraduates, Fall 2016)

South 33%
Midwest 20%
Middle States 17%
Southwest 7%
West 10%
New England 5%
International 7%

Enrollment by State (All Undergraduates, Fall 2016)

Undergraduate Enrollment Map 2016

 Enrollment by School (All Undergraduates, Fall 2016)

College of Arts & Science 4,063
School of Engineering 1,454
Peabody College of Education and Human Development 1,143
Blair School of Music 211

Academics

Undergraduate colleges & schools 4
Graduate & professional schools 6
Total full-time faculty 920
Student-to-faculty ratio 8:1
Female faculty 37%
Minority faculty 15%
Faculty with terminal degrees 96%
Undergrad classes w/ fewer than 50 students 91%
Undergrad classes w/ fewer than 30 students 80%

Campus Life

Percent of students living on campus 92%
Student organizations 420+
First-year student retention rate 97%

Housing

First-year residence halls 10
All residence halls and apartments 29

Commodore Athletics

Varsity teams 10 Women's, 6 Men's
Women's teams Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track & Field
Men's teams Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Tennis
NCAA championships 3
Club sports 32
Intramural sports 40+
School colors Black and Gold
Mascot The Commodore

Graduation Rates

Students graduating in four years 87%
Students graduating in six years 92%

Life After Vanderbilt*

Employed 66%

Graduate or professional school

26%

Internships, travel, other 8%

 *Class of 2014; combines responses at graduation and one year after

Alumni

Number of living alumni 139,000
Number of alumni chapters worldwide

41