Privacy Policy and Disclaimer

Although every effort is made to ensure material within the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing website is accurate and up to date, it is provided for the convenience of the website user and should not be considered official.

The University reserves the freedom to change without notice any programs, policies, requirements, or regulations published in this website.

Questions or comments about this site are welcomed and can be sent to  We attempt to respond to email inquiries as quickly as possible.

Personally Provided Information

Vanderbilt University School of Nursing acts reasonably to ensure that any information you provide to us is not accessed by unauthorized persons. We do not sell, rent, share, or otherwise willfully disclose to any third party, email addresses or other personally identifiable information shared on this site unless required by law.

Stored Information

Please be aware most information transmitted over the Internet is not secure and confidentiality cannot be guaranteed.

Of the information we learn about you from your website visit to Vanderbilt University sites, we may store the following:  

  • IP addresses from which you access the Internet
  • Date and time of your visit 
  • Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site
  • Name of the file or the words you searched
  • Browser used to access our site

This information is used to measure the number of visitors to the various sections of our site and identify system performance or problem areas. We also use this information to help us improve features of the site and to make it more useful to our visitors.

Links to Other Sites

For the convenience of our users, some pages within this website are linked to web sites not managed by the School of Nursing. Vanderbilt University does not review, control or take responsibility for the content of these websites.

Links from this website to websites not managed by Vanderbilt University do not imply endorsement or credibility of the service, information or product offered through the linked sites. Once you navigate to another site, you are subject to the privacy policy of the new site.


Vanderbilt University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or veteran status in any student program or activity administered by the University or with regard to admission or employment. Questions regarding Title VI, Title IX, and Section 504 should be referred to Vanderbilt's Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action, and Disability Services Department.

Social Media at VUSN

VUSN follows the social media policies of Vanderbilt University.

Views and opinions expressed on social media in which VUSN is tagged by an outside party are not necessarily those of VUSN and/or VU, and should not be seen as endorsements, advertising, or otherwise approved messages by VUSN and/or VU. 

VUSN has the right to remove any posts that are considered inappropriate or divisive, or against the nature and spirit of our institution. We strongly encourage you to think before you post or comment, as we are a diverse and collegial environment.

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