Skip to main content

Diversity at Vanderbilt Category

Why Vanderbilt?

Mar. 30, 2019—Congratulations to Vanderbilt’s Class of 2023 admits! You’ve just been selected from our most competitive applicant pool in Vanderbilt history and we’re thrilled to welcome you to be a part of our Commodore family. As you face the important decision about where to go to college, we would like to share with you why some...

Read more


Virtual Tour: Update

Jan. 23, 2019—In the college search process, being able to visit campus can truly help you open your eyes and get a better understanding of what a college or university feels like. We know it’s not always possible to travel to a campus, so we offer a virtual tour. We’ve recently updated our virtual tour, and we’re excited...

Read more


Class of 2018 – Student Spotlight

May. 21, 2018—As commencement season comes to a close, we would like to highlight some extraordinary Commodores on their accomplishments at Vanderbilt. Check out these amazing grads: Name: Jalen Dansby Hometown: Houston, TX Jalen’s Vanderbilt career as a Chancellor’s Scholar was nothing short of impressive, having majored in Medicine, Health and Society; leading organizations such as Minority...

Read more


What Should I Major In?

Nov. 2, 2016—“What should I major in?” As an admissions officer, this is a question I frequently get from high school seniors in the college search process. Well-prepared high school students have nearly endless opportunities in front of them, and that can be a bit overwhelming at times. But have no fear; the Vanderbilt Admissions Blog is...

Read more


Hanging out with Vanderbilt Students, Diversity Edition

Dec. 28, 2015—Today we continue our series of Google Hangouts with current students with a discussion about campus diversity. The conversation includes topics such as student organizations, campus cultural resources, the student experience, move-in, and more. Check out the full discussion in the video below. You can view our previous Google Hangouts at the links below: Academics...

Read more


Why VU? The Wendi Wang Bonus Track

May. 1, 2013—Sophomore Wendi Wang gives us one last set of insights into what makes the Vanderbilt experience so special.

Read more


Why VU? Music City and So Much More

Apr. 29, 2013—Carolyn introduces the next of our Why VU? posts.

Read more


Reflections on Vanderbilt from our Student Bloggers

Apr. 12, 2012—Ryan compiles quotes from our student bloggers on why they chose Vanderbilt.

Read more


I Get By With a Little Help…

Mar. 2, 2012—Carolyn shows us how current Vanderbilt students get involved in the undergraduate admissions process.

Read more


Representing Your Culture at VU

Feb. 22, 2012—Carolyn highlights some of the many cultural student organizations on campus.

Read more


Get Me to the Greek!

Jan. 9, 2012—Carolyn discusses what makes Greek life at Vanderbilt special

Read more


“Nepal is …”: International Recruiting in South Asia

Nov. 10, 2011—Admissions counselor John Nesbitt reflects on a memorable recruitment trip to Nepal.

Read more