Founded in 1873
The school was named in honor of New York magnate Cornelius Vanderbilt, who provided the school its initial endowment.
#15 on the U.S. News Best Colleges list
One of the nation's best universities.
A garden in the city
Vandy's campus is a national arboretum and features over 300 different species of trees and shrubs.
Trips & Tours
An important part of the NSLC is seeing the sites around some of our nation’s greatest cities. These trips are designed as both sightseeing tours and exclusive educational trips specifically tailored to your area of study.
These trips may include:
Medicine & Health Care
Vanderbilt Medical Center | Grand Ole Opry | Nashville Zoo | Centennial Park
Psychology & Neuroscience
Vanderbilt Medical Center | Belmont University, School of Psychological Sciences | Grand Ole Opry | Nashville Zoo | Centennial Park