Welcome students

VUconnect is a resource offered by the Vanderbilt Alumni Association to help you connect with alumni worldwide.

— Login with VUconnect to:

  • Network with alumni
  • Gain advice from alumni career advisers for internships, jobs and graduate school
  • Find Vanderbilt Chapter events in your hometown or cities you want to explore

In addition to VUconnect, we encourage you to explore the following resources on this page.

Tools and Resources

Alumni Career Advisers

Visit and revisit the Career Adviser Network to locate professionals in industries, organizations and/or locations that interest you – these people may be willing to impart career advice that helps you on your journey!


Build Your Professional Connections

As a student, you have a great opportunity NOW to create your own Vanderbilt network. With 125,000+ alumni worldwide, there are many ways to make personal connections and gain important, real-world advice to help you conquer and prevail!


Develop Your Networking Edge

Networking is essential throughout your entire career, and luckily it is easier to do than you think. It’s not about meeting someone and just asking them for a job—it’s about making personal connections, and maintaining them by genuinely keeping in touch and offering to help them even when you think you have nothing to offer.


Student Alumni Board

The Vanderbilt Student Alumni Board (SAB) serves as a conduit of connection where Vanderbilt students engage with each other and with VU alumni, to create meaningful community and a lifelong relationship with Vanderbilt.


Senior Experience

Discover how to be #VU4Life and how to conquer and prevail after graduation. Wherever you go, Vanderbilt is with you! From our exclusive senior Life After Vanderbilt events and annual guide, to welcoming you to VU alumni Chapters around the world after graduation, together we are Vanderbilt for life…


Class Rings

Find information on the Vanderbilt class ring, a symbol of your achievements and the Commodore tradition. Has your ring spent the night in Kirkland tower?



Upcoming Events

May 31, 2017


San Antonio - 2017 Chapter Planning Meeting


June 01, 2017


Scottish Highlands, Islands and Norwegian Fjords

Sold Out: Wait List Sign Up Available


Chicago June 2017 Commodore Classroom


London June 2017 Global Education Lecture


June 03, 2017


DC June Hiking Event


June 07, 2017


Boston Commodore Classroom with VC David Williams


June 09, 2017


Classic Germany

Featuring Lutz Koepnick, Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of German, Cinema and Media Arts


June 10, 2017


Chicago June Crawfish Boil



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