Vanderbilt School of Nursing

Reunion Attend

Vanderbilt School of Nursing

Join Us November 2-5 — We’re excited to have each of you back in Nashville this November! This year we’re celebrating the classes 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013, & 2018, but we invite all alumni to attend Reunion weekend, especially our Quinqs from the classes of 1972 and prior. The School of Nursing festivities begin on Thursday with our annual Quinq Luncheon, followed by our Julia Hereford Society donor reception. These events are invite only, please contact us if you did not receive an invitation! On Friday, Dean Jeffries looks forward to welcoming all alumni back to VUSN for our annual Alumni Awards and State of the School Address and Reception. An Open House of our state-of-the-art Sim Lab will also be available. Hotels in Nashville book up quickly, so we encourage you to reserve your hotel soon. Visit the hotels page for exclusive room blocks for Vanderbilt alumni. Questions about Reunion? Contact Us


Below is the schedule of VUSN events for Reunion. Registration will open September 6.


Thursday, Nov. 2

11:00 am-1:00 pm – Quinq Luncheon with the Dean, Colleen Conway-Welch Atrium and Godchaux Living Room

5:30-7:30 pm – Julia Hereford Society Reception (by invitation only), The Graduate Nashville

Dean Pamela Jeffries will welcome members of the School of Nursing’s Julia Hereford donor society to gather in appreciation for their support of VUSN. This event is by invitation only. If you would like to become a JHS member, please click here to join! Contact Teresa Rogers for questions. 


Friday, Nov. 3

4:00-5:00 pm – Annual Alumni Awards Ceremony featuring Dean Jeffries’ State of the School Address, Frist Hall 140

4:00-5:00 pm – VIRTUAL OPTION: School of Nursing Awards Ceremony and Dean Jeffries’ State of the School, Zoom

5:00-7:00 pm – Reception and Simulation Lab Open House, Colleen Conway-Welch Atrium, Godchaux Living Room, etc.


Saturday, Nov. 4

1:00-3:00pm – VUSN Tailgate with students, Lot 73, Spot 13 (southwest corner of Dudley Ave and Natchez Trace, within the parking lot)

3:00pm – Kickoff for Vanderbilt vs. Auburn Football Game, FirstBank Stadium