Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion
At Vanderbilt, you will enjoy working with and learning from people who offer a variety of perspectives in a community that values all types of diversity. Hear from our students and staff as they discuss diversity at Vanderbilt.
Here is a place where you will be challenged to achieve your potential, find support as you shape your future, discover lifelong friends and mentors, and open doors to new possibilities.
At Vanderbilt we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive community. Because of that, we work with partners that will introduce us to diverse candidates and we offer scholarships specifically for diverse prospective students.
Our affiliations with organizations such as the Forté Foundation for women, Management Leadership for Tomorrow, National Black MBA Association, Prospanica and Association of Latino Professionals for America for minority students, Military MBA, Service Academy Career Conference, Reaching Out for LGBTQI students and allies, Graduate Horizons for Native Americans are just a few of the ways we reach out to ensure a diverse group of students.
What our students say
We are committed to helping students afford our programs by offering a significant number of scholarships. Click here for MBA scholarships. Click here for MS Finance scholarship opportunities. Diversity scholarships are awarded based on the degree to which a person has impacted or is likely to impact the learning of others based on their unique background.
At Vanderbilt our diverse students have access to services and support university-wide. The following are helpful links: Office of Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action and Disability Services, Office for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, Office for Inclusion Initiatives and Cultural Competence, Office of Religious Life and the University Counseling Center.