Pinning Ceremony Information

Dean Linda Norman and the faculty of Vanderbilt University School of Nursing request the pleasure of your company for the presentation of the VUSN Pin to Masters of Science in Nursing Graduates and for the recognition of Doctor of Nursing Practice and Post-Master's Certificate Graduates

Thursday, May 9, 2019
4:00 in the afternoon
Scarritt Bennett Center 

Reception to follow at School of Nursing


Please RSVP here or contact Sarah Ramsey to RSVP by email at or by calling 615-343-3334.


  • Pinning will take place at the School of Nursing on Thursday, May 9, 2019.
  • A section of seats will be reserved for graduates. If you fail to RSVP, you will not have a seat in alphabetical order. Please instruct your guests to take any other seats in the Chapel.
  • The ceremony is expected to last approximately 45 minutes.

Handicapped Access

Please let us know on your RSVP form if you have a guest who will be in a wheelchair or will need other special accommodations. Ushers will be on hand to direct you to handicapped access areas.


Please visit this map for walking directions from Wesley Place Garage to the Scaritt Bennet Center.