Admitted DNP Students - 2019

We commend you on being selected for admission to the School of Nursing and are delighted to have the opportunity to welcome you to the 2019 class.

We are pleased to welcome you to the DNP Program at Vanderbilt University. We are eagerly anticipating your arrival and making preparations for the fall academic semester. We realize the first time through any process can be exciting, interesting and challenging. Our goal is to help you through the transition of becoming a doctoral student and provide the necessary assistance as you become a member of our community of scholars.

Dates of Required On-Campus Intensive Sessions for 2019 ­- 2020

  • Fall Intensive: August 26 - 29 (Monday -­ Thursday) 
  • Spring Intensive: January 13 - 16 (Monday ­ - Thursday) 
  • Summer Intensive: May 11 ­- 14 (Monday -­ Thursday) 

Electives and Required Textbooks will be added 8/1/19

  • DNP Electives - Course Descriptions
  • Required Textbooks - Fall 2019

Student Health Insurance

Please note: Information on the Vanderbilt Student Health Insurance Plan is now available. You are automatically billed for this plan. If you have your own health insurance, you will need to complete an online waiver form to waive this Health Insurance fee.