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Distinguished Alumni/ae Award
Vanderbilt Divinity School and the Graduate Department of Religion annually recognize distinguished alumni/ae whose accomplishments and contributions have had a broad impact and positive effect in various forms of ministry and scholarship.
Graduation Awards and Certificates
See the awards and certificates presented at the VDS graduation ceremony.
As a Divinity School alumnus/a, you have access to a variety of programs and resources through the Vanderbilt Alumni Association. We encourage you to take advantage of the following services.
Lifelong Learning Opportunities
Audit a Class
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) provides adults, fifty and over, educational programs, stimulating tours, trips, and cultural activities and events in the Nashville area.
Commodore Classrooms are Vanderbilt Chapter events that feature Vanderbilt faculty, and sometimes alumni, who lead a discussion on a variety of topics. Find your chapter to see if a Commodore Classroom is coming to your city.
Benefits and Discounts
The Vanderbilt Alumni Association offers the Alumni Benefits program to all alumni of the university. The benefits include ways to help you get fit and opportunities to continue your education after graduation.
The Alumni Discount Program provides members with an elite collection of local and national discounts from thousands of hotels, restaurants, movie theaters, retailers, florists, car dealers, theme parks, national attractions, concerts, and events through Abenity. Register today and enjoy full access to the discounts available to you as a benefit.
- Access to a select group of specially licensed digital resources and databases
- Borrowing privileges at all campus libraries
- Access to the Revised Common Lectionary
- Expert personal assistance by professional librarians
Visit the Divinity Library alumni/ae website for more information on obtaining access and borrowing privileges.
Looking for a job? For a current list of positions that have been submitted to Vanderbilt Divinity School, click here.
To view a list of job websites and Theological School job listing websites, visit our Prophetic Pathways page.