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Individual Campus Visits

Vanderbilt Divinity School welcomes in-person and virtual campus visits during the fall semester.

Sign up for a day that works with your schedule, and the staff of the Office of Admissions, Vocation, and Stewardship will put together a visit. Click HERE to set up a meeting with the Director of Recruitment and Admissions, Soren Hessler. 

We encourage you to check the homepage for virtual events such as lectures, panels, and special presentations by one of our innovative programs.

Plan Your Individual Visit

Virtual Tour of VDS

Virtual Tour of VU's Campus

Tour the Vanderbilt University Arboretum

Visit Days

VDS is planning a visit day to coincide with the Pathways to Moral Leadership Conference on Hope, Integrity, and Imagination on Friday, October 21st. Prospective students are invited to attend the conference either virtually or in-person, featuring special speakers, faculty, and alumni, and stay after for a special evening session about education at VDS. 

Register Here

Hope Integrity Imagination Pathways Conference Save the Date


Join the Divinity School admissions and vocational discernment team in webinars exploring graduate theological education. You may find webinars and other recorded events on the VDS Facebook page, and on our website.

MDiv or MTS? Discern Your Degree.

Join VDS on November 2nd at 7 PM to learn more about the differences between the Master of Divinity (MDiv) and Master of Theological Studies (MTS), and the questions you might ponder as you discern which degree program to which you will apply.

Access previous Admissions webinar recordings here.

Access previous Vanderbilt Divinity webinar recordings here.

Association of Academic Divinity Schools Joint Recruiting Events 

Vanderbilt Divinity School, Candler School of Theology, Duke Divinity School, Harvard Divinity School, Union Theological Seminary, University of Chicago Divinity School, and Yale Divinity School joint recruitment.

October 25th, 6PM Eastern at Union Theological Seminary

Image of James Chapel at Union Theological Seminary. Divinity School Info Session. October 25th 6pm Eastern

Registration required

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