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Vanderbilt University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

12,683 students

13% admitted

  • 11,872 full time
  • 814 part time
  • 5,660 men full time
  • 6,216 women full time
  • 29,518 applied
  • 3,865 admitted
  • 1,605 enrolled

6,836 Undergraduates

$44,496 tuition/year

  • 5,835 Graduates
  • 43 Non-Degree
  • $44,496 in state
  • $1,114 fees
  • $14,962 room & board
  • $1,294 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Commodore
School Colors: Black & Gold
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Z from Nashville, TN
  • 0
  • If you're not rich, it's totally a different world you will be living in. (the Vandybubble) It's annoying but the experience and education is SO worth it. WE BLEED BLACK…

  • May-24-2012 Read More
  • Walisha from Louisville, KY
  • 0
  • Choosing to attend Vanderbilt was, quite honestly, one of the most wise decisions I have ever made in my short, 20 year life!!! Vanderbilt offers a wide variety of opportunities…

  • May-31-2012 Read More
  • C from Georgia
  • 0
  • Vanderbilt University is an institution geared towards challenging its students academically in order to ensure a successful future. However, there are resources such as 24-hour tutoring and extensive office hours…

  • Dec-21-2014 Read More
  • Andi from Chagrin Falls, OH
  • 0
  • Vanderbilt University is an outstanding private university with high-achieving students with diverse interests and involvements. Located in Nashville, TN, the school is in the perfect place for students to live…

  • Nov-07-2016 Read More
  • A from Vandy
  • 0
  • It is No. 17 based on US News Best College Rankings for various aspects of what people want out of a college and graduation rate and retention performance, etc. It…

  • Apr-07-2014 Read More
Vanderbilt University
  • Located in Nashville, TN
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 12,683 students enrolled
  • 13% admitted
  • $44,496 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Calvin from Edmond, OK
  • Oct-16-2011 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I absolutely loved the campus. If you thrive in an academic environment, you will love being here. Beautiful campus, good sports program for a top school and a great city atmosphere.

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