We want to meet you! Use this page to find on-campus and virtual events, plan your trip, and learn more about Nashville.
Student-guided group tours and class visits are available. Space is limited and event registration is limited to prospective students only.
To sign up to attend a group tour or a class visit, select the date you want to visit on the admissions events calendar, choose the tour and/or class visit, and fill out the registration form. Registration for tours and class visits will open later this summer.
Prospective students are welcome to take a self-guided tour of the law school Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM CT.
The Admissions Office has temporarily relocated outside of the law school building. Please contact the Admissions Office at 615.322.6452.
The Admissions Office will be closed on the following dates: June 19, July 3 - 4, September 4, November 23 - 24, December 22 - January 1, 2024.
Off-Campus Events (In-Person and Virtual)
Each year, representatives from VLS attend recruitment events throughout the country including Law School Fairs and LSAC sponsored events. For a full list of events, click here.
Prospective students are welcome to contact the Admissions Office at 615-322-6452 or email@example.com. Please note that Nashville is in the Central Time Zone and all event/session times are in Central Time.
Virtual Info Sessions
JD Information Sessions are offered through the fall semester. Information Sessions are presentations given by an admissions officer about the law school, academic programs, Nashville, student life, etc., and provide the opportunity for prospective students to ask questions.
VLS Admissions on Instagram
Follow VLS Admissions to experience a day in the life of a student, get more familiar with our campus through mini tours, and learn about staff, faculty, and events at the law school.
Plan Your Trip
Nashville International Airport is less than 10 miles from campus and is served by most major airlines.
Nashville is located at the intersection of three major interstates: I-40, I-65 and I-24. Nashville is approximately 4 hours from Atlanta, 3 hours from Birmingham, 3 hours from Knoxville, 3 hours from Louisville, and 3 hours from Memphis. Vanderbilt is less than 2 miles from downtown Nashville.
Campus visitors and Vanderbilt community members can use hourly paid parking spaces in select parking lots and garages across campus for short-term and visitor parking needs. These spaces are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week and are marked with ParkMobile signs. Parking is $8.50/hour as of July 2023. All pay by phone transactions will incur a $0.45 transaction fee, including each extension of parking.
The closest parking lots with paid parking spaces include Lot 5A (parking spots #10 - 15) and Lot 5B (spots #97 - 102).
If spaces are not available, please visit Parking Services for Visitor Parking information.