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Vanderbilt University

Breakdown of “Extracurricular Activities” at Vanderbilt

By Gender
By Major
Business - Management and AdministrationB
Chemical EngineeringA-
Civil EngineeringA-
Computer ScienceA-
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcC
Electrical EngineeringB
Engineering DepartmentB+
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcB-
Geography and GeosciencesA+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A
Language - French/Spanish/etc.C-
Mechanical EngineeringA-
Music - PerformanceB+
Political ScienceA
PreMed and MedicalB-

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Extracurricular Activities

... (IE, no required 'seminars' or heavily 'suggested' community activities, as was my experience elsewhere before transferring to Vandy ...Read full comment
... Blair professors discourage (and some go so far as to demand abstaining) Greek life and involvement in other campus activities ...Read full comment
... The sports teams are dreadful and school spirit is non-existant ...Read full comment
... We do not have a lot of team spirit, so don't really be looking for it among sports ...Read full comment
... Nashville also has some professional sports teams – TN Titans (NFL), Nashville Predators (NHL), and the Nashville Sounds (Triple-A Basebal...Read full comment
... It was suggested that we "explore Nashville" instead of doing organized activities ...Read full comment
... Student Services does a great job organizing activities for all of student life to get involved in ...Read full comment
... I made several friends while I was there by being active in IM sports, volunteer work, and various activities ...Read full comment
... Athletics ...Read full comment
... Excellent professors, small classrooms, D-1 sports, beautiful campus and weather ...Read full comment
... I have room for all the extracurriculars I want to do, and although the workload is challenging, it is not impossible ...Read full comment
... If you have trouble making friends (this is where that awkward thing comes in again), join an extracurricular that involves a lot of time, li...Read full comment
... You may think you can just avoid the greek system like say, an extracurricular activity that you dont want to join, but it is pervasive in every...Read full comment
... Also, Nashville is an amazing city with endless activities that you will find every year ...Read full comment
... Blair professors discourage (and some go so far as to demand abstaining) Greek life and involvement in other campus activities ...Read full comment
... Big going out nites are Tuesday (Sams, Sportsmans Grille), Thursday (Buffalo), and people mostly stay on campus on the weeekends ...Read full comment
... The sports on campus are a lot of fun despite the fact that attendance can fall off when the teams are having tough years ...Read full comment
... Also a lot better at sports than most top-20 schools ...Read full comment
... When I went to visit Vandy, I thought it was beautiful and offered a plethora of extracurricular activities, and very accepting contrary to my in...Read full comment
... (IE, no required 'seminars' or heavily 'suggested' community activities, as was my experience elsewhere before transferring to Vandy ...Read full comment
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