As a globally focused university, we seek to connect with new friends around the world. We are excited to share with you the Nashville and Vanderbilt experience.

Nashville—Vanderbilt’s home—is known as an “it” city and is #7 on Forbes’ list of Top 25 Fastest-Growing Cities.

Centrally located in the U.S., 10 top metro areas are within a two-hour flight from Nashville. (New York. Chicago. Dallas-Fort Worth. Philadelphia. Houston. Washington, D.C. Miami. Atlanta. Boston.) Nashville is known for its enjoyable climate, hospitality and friendly people, diversity of cultures, fantastic food scene and of course music—of all types. Here our students share about their Nashville experience.

Get a glimpse of Nashville and discover how amazing our city is.

Vanderbilt & Nashville—safe and welcoming environments for international students.

José Hurtado, one of our international students, shares his experiences and views on studying in the U.S., Nashville and at Vanderbilt.

Vanderbilt MBA students share why get an MBA and why they chose Vanderbilt.

To explore more about our resources for international prospective students, please click here. For information about our many scholarship opportunities, click here.