How much does Vanderbilt University cost?

Vanderbilt University Cost of Attendance
In-state $52,070
Out-of-state $52,070
On-Campus Room and Board $16,910
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost $25,855
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $3,156
$30,000-$48,000 $6,017
$48,000-$75,000 $8,086
$75,000-$110,000 $14,890
Over $110,000 $36,667

Vanderbilt University Financial Aid and Debt

83%

Students paying down their debt

$14,000

Typical Total Student Debt

$145

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 68% $42,483
Federal Grants 16% $6,086
Pell grants 15% $4,493
Other federal grants 6% $3,759
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 8% $5,241
Institutional grants or scholarships 62% $42,932
Student loan aid 12% $8,934
Federal student loans 11% $5,853
Other student loans 2% $24,678

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have perfect attendance for a year 225 Up to $2,100
Take a foreign language class 192 Up to $5,000
Play a sport 154 Up to $1,500
Take a challenging class 320 Up to $3,000
Do community service 311 Up to $500
Do an extracurricular activity 307 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500
Have work experience 214 Up to $12,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Vanderbilt University Admissions

What is Vanderbilt University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 9%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 49% of applicants
SAT Reading 710-760
SAT Math 750-800
SAT Writing 690-770
ACT Submissions 52% of applicants
Composite Score 33-35

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Vanderbilt University Campus Life

8:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

27

Forbes Ranking

88%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

93%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 6885
Living on campus
Transfer Students 3%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance
Women
51%
Men
49%

Student Diversity

73%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
48.35%
Unknown
17.50%
Asian
13.45%
Black or African American
10.30%
Hispanic or Latino
9.59%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.52%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.29%

Vanderbilt University Graduation Success

First Year Student Retention

88%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$64,500

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Vanderbilt University

Address

2101 West End Avenue
Nashville, TN

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Research Universities
Setting Large City
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