Founded in 1873, Vanderbilt University is a university for scholarly research, informed and creative teaching, and service to the community and society at large. Vanderbilt will uphold the highest standards and be a leader in the quest for new knowledge through scholarship, dissemination of knowledge through teaching and outreach, and creative experimentation of ideas and concepts. In pursuit of these goals, Vanderbilt values most highly intellectual freedom that supports open inquiry and equality, compassion, and excellence in all endeavors. As an independent, privately-supported university, Vanderbilt enrolls over 6,000 undergraduate and 5,000 graduate students.
Address: VU Station B 357727 2301 Vanderbilt Place
Nashville, TN 37235