Vanderbilt University Comparison

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Location Nashville, TN
Setting Large City
Students 12,824
Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $50,800
Tuition (Out of State) $50,800
Room & Board $16,910
Avg Net Price $25,855
Avg Grant Aid $44,291
% Receiving Grant Aid 63%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 9.1%
Avg High School GPA 3.76
Admissions Standards Elite
Applicant Competition Extreme
ACT Range 33/35
SAT Range 1460/1560
Application Deadline Jan 1, 2022


Graduation Rate 92%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $83,100
Making Student Loan Payments 83%
Median Student Loan Debt $14,000
Median Loan Payment $144
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard