Posted by Jay Watson on Thursday, December 19, 2013
The newly admitted members of the Vanderbilt Class of 2018 are talented, diverse, passionate, and, judging from their online reactions to the news, very excited. Moments after decisions were released, our newest Commodores started sharing their news on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. It’s been a ton of fun to watch the responses of these students and their families as they react to the news that they’ll be spending the next four years at Vanderbilt.
You can see these reactions for yourself below in our Storify collection, or you can explore the social response at social.vanderbilt.edu.
To all of our newly admitted students we say, “Congratulations!” We’re thrilled to welcome each and every one of you into the Vanderbilt community. After you’ve adjusted to the euphoria of the news and reality sets in, you may want to start thinking about next steps. Here are some ways to get started on life at Vanderbilt:
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