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 11, 2017
4:00 in the afternoon
Wightman Chapel, Scarritt-Bennett Center
1008 19th Avenue, South
Reception to follow at the 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 in Wightman Chapel, Scarritt-Bennett Center on Thursday, May 11, 2017.
  • A section of seats will be reserved for graduates. Seats will be labeled wtih graduates' names. 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 ballroom.
  • The ceremony is expected to last approximately one hour and 30 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 at Langford Auditorium to direct you to handicapped access areas.


Please visit the Vanderbilt University Campus Map for directions. Parking is available in the Wesley Place Garage.

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