Welcome to Owen!

Welcome to Vanderbilt! We are thrilled to offer you admission and hope you consider choosing Vanderbilt as your academic home for the next year or two. From your first day at Owen, you’ll know you have arrived at a very special place. Ours is a close-knit community you can call home and a place where you’ll form relationships that will last a lifetime.

This site will help you begin the enrollment process and plan a smooth transition to Vanderbilt in the fall. We hope that you share in our excitement as you begin preparing to start the next step in your academic journey. Owen is a community where you’ll never run out of interesting things to do or fascinating people with whom to share the experience. It’s an environment where everything is oriented toward your success. It’s a place where you can shape your world and your future, among innovators and colleagues who shape the wider world around us.


We are monitoring the complex and fluid situation with COVID-19 and will continue to do what Vanderbilt does best – collaborate, find solutions, and move forward, together. Visit our COVID-19 resources page for the latest information.


 

Incoming Student Checklist

Welcome to Owen: Introduction
We are looking forward to assisting you in transitioning to Owen in the fall. This page will be a great starting point to navigate through the information you will need. Learn More.

Moving to Nashville

Nashville Skyline
Nashville is a major southern city that combines charm and big-city buzz, a lower cost of living, a high quality of life, a population rich with diversity and world-class amenities. Learn More.

Financial Aid Information

Welcome to Owen: Financial Aid Information
The following links will direct you to each program's tuition and financial aid informational pages. Learn More.

Submitting Transcripts

Owen Library
We require official transcripts from each university you have attended, conferred undergraduate degree, Master’s degree or non-degree, which you have listed on your application. Learn More.

Orientation

Orientation
Orientation signifies the true beginning of your time as an Owen student, where faculty, staff, and students all come together as a community to welcome you to the Owen Graduate School of Management. Learn More.

Admitted Student Events

Welcome Weekend
These events provide opportunities to get to know and interact with fellow incoming students, as well as to learn more about what to expect in the program and about living in Nashville. Learn More.

Career Support Overview

Welcome to Owen: Career Support Overview
Owen’s Career Management Center (the CMC) provides individualized expert support to students while helping them navigate the internship and full-time employment processes. Learn More.

International Students


We are looking forward to welcoming to our community. Below you will find the next steps for starting the process to obtain your I-20. Learn More.

Academics and Student Life

Meet the Academic Programs Team
At Owen, you can expect a first-rate academic experience, access to valuable resources, and individualized support through the triumphs and challenges of your pursuits, both in and outside of the classroom. Learn More.

Meet the Leadership Development Team

Leadership Development Coaching
You have a unique opportunity to earn a degree
from Owen while working on your leadership
and professional development. Learn More.

Immunizations

Immunizations
The Student Health Center Graduate Immunization form outlines university and state-mandated vaccinations, as well as strongly recommended vaccinations. Learn More.

Student Health Insurance

Student Heallth Insurance
Vanderbilt University requires all eligible students to be covered by a health insurance plan.
Learn More.