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Vanderbilt University

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

Vanderbilt Address

General info:(615) 322-7311
Financial aid office:(615) 322-3591
Admissions office:(615) 322-2561University Homepage

Tuition + Vanderbilt Housing (2013-2014)

Undergrad Application Fee: $50
Tuition Prepaid:Yes
Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:5,448
Freshman Must Live on Campus: Yes

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 6,928
# of Grad students: 6,603
Total Students: 13,531




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

46% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $162

9% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $5,477

60% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $38,268

11% receive student loans and the average amount is $8,172Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Private not-for-profit 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

MD Medical Program
Law Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies Required

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

15% men vs 11% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:13,699
Women Applicants:17,400
Men Admitted:2,054
Women Admitted:1,909

Student Services

Library On Campus
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus


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