Vanderbilt Accounts

Set Up Your VU Email

Your Vanderbilt email address is the official address for communications from the Dean’s Office, the Department Chair, the Program Director, all course professors and the Student Success team. Checking your email address regularly will keep you informed of all University and programmatic information from the University, faculty, and the Student Success Team.

After you officially enroll at Vanderbilt University, you will receive an email to create your Vanderbilt User Account. To begin the account claim process, click on the link in the “Invitation to Vanderbilt” email. Your VUnetID and Access Code should pre-populate.

Once activated, your VUnetID is your key to many VU online resources including VU Email and the YES administrative portal. More information can be found here:


Questions or concerns? Reach out to the Information Technology Office at +1-615-343-9999 or

YES: Your Enrollment Services

Your YES account is your Vanderbilt University command center for all academic and administrative resources, such as transcript requests or any academic holds placed on your account. Make sure to familiarize yourself with YES before classes start; feel free to click around on your own to see what resources are available to you.


Questions or concerns? Reach out to the Information Technology Office at +1-615-343-9999 or

2VU: The Online Campus

Throughout the program, you will use your online campus 2VU to access your coursework, program orientation, weekly live classes, and meet with professors and classmates. Student Success will also provide office hours before the term begins to walk you through the technology of the online campus.

2VU Student Orientation course is a new student program information course that will walk you through important program resources, services, and technology tips. Successful completion of Orientation is a new student requirement and must be completed before the term begins.

Students will be given access to the online campus by Student Success prior to the start of classes. Access to your courses will be granted two weeks prior to the start of the term.

Bookmark: Online Campus

Questions or concerns? Reach out to Student Success at +1-844-801-9865 or