The Vanderbilt Profile*

 
 
 

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


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 Total Enrollment (Fall 2017)

Undergraduate 6,885
Graduate & professional 5,707
Total 12,592

 Admission Statistics (Fall 2017)

First-year applicants 31,462
Admits 3,415
Admit rate 10.9%
Enrolled first-year students 1,607

  First-Year Student Information (Entering Fall 2017)

Female 53%
Male 47%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6%
Asian or Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 15.3%
Black/African American 12.4%
Hispanic of any race 10.8%
Two or more races 5.8%
Total minority 45%
International 8.2%
Students receiving financial assistance 70%
Students receiving Pell grants 15%
Average financial aid package for students receiving aid  $50,356
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing (EBRW) 700-760
SAT Math Middle 50% 700-790
ACT Middle 50% 32 - 35
National Merit Scholars 226
High Schools Attended  
Public  66%
Private  33%
Other  1%

  All Undergraduate Information (Fall 2017)

Female 51%
Male 49%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5%
Asian or Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 13.7%
Black/African American 10.3%
Hispanic of any race 9.6%
Two or more races 5.1%
Total minority 39.3%
International 7.7%
Students receiving financial assistance 66%
Students receiving Pell grants 15%
Average financial aid package for students receiving aid $49,242

Enrollment by Region (All Undergraduates, Fall 2017)

South 35%
Midwest 16%
Middle States 16%
Southwest 9%
West 9%
New England 5%
International 8%

Enrollment by State (All Undergraduates, Fall 2017)

Undergraduate Enrollment Map 2017

 Enrollment by School (All Undergraduates, Fall 2017)

College of Arts & Science 4,038
School of Engineering 1,489
Peabody College of Education and Human Development 1,898
Blair School of Music 210

Academics

Colleges & schools 10
Undergraduate colleges & schools 4
Total full-time instructional faculty 956
Student-to-faculty ratio 8:1
Female faculty 39%
Minority faculty 17%
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 90%
Student organizations 430+
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 20+
School colors Black and Gold
Mascot The Commodore

Graduation Rates

Students graduating in four years 86%
Students graduating in six years 92%

Life After Vanderbilt*

Employed 62.2%

Graduate or professional school

28.1%

Percentage attending first-choice graduate school, of those attending 71%
Internships, travel, other 9.7%

 *Class of 2015; combines responses at graduation and one year after

Alumni

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

40