Scholarship Day

Our next Scholarship Day will be on Saturday, February 11, 2017!

Students who are eligible for consideration for the President and Vice President’s Scholarships will be invited to campus for the day. Candidates for these prestigious scholarships will be interviewed and they’ll be able to participate in Mass, information sessions, and a campus tour. Participants will also have the opportunity to meet current Aquinas students, faculty, and staff.

Overview

Many students and their families will be on campus, nearing the end of their search by interviewing for the premiere scholarships. Get the chance to meet and get to know one another! Scholarship interviews will be conducted by current faculty and staff and students will be given their interview times when they arrive.

FAFSA

Students applying for need-based financial assistance are required to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible. The Aquinas College school code is (003477).

Directions

From I-440

Take the West End Avenue exit (exit #1A) going west. Stay on West End Avenue, which turns into Harding Pike. The Dominican Campus is approximately one mile from the exit, just past Cherokee Avenue, across from Vine Street. Turn right into the campus.

From I-40

Take the White Bridge Road exit south, continue south on White Bridge Road to the Harding Pike intersection. Turn left onto Harding Pike. The Dominican Campus is approximately 1/2 mile down Harding Pike, just past St. Thomas Hospital. Turn left onto campus at the traffic light at the Harding Pike/Vine Street intersection.

Detailed Campus Maps

Once you have entered the main campus gates, drive straight up the short hill. As you are nearing the top of the hill, bear left past the large white house. Take a left at the first opportunity. You will find a row of parking spaces for guests immediately on your left. The front desk for Aquinas College is in the Main Building. See the below map for details.

Bird’s Eye View of Aquinas College

campus map

Places to Stay

Possible hotel accommodations:

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"I was attracted to Aquinas because it taught the Catholic Faith and had a good nursing program."

- Mary F.
Aquinas Student

What I appreciate most about student life at Aquinas is the close-knit community in the dorms. It is supportive, academically focused and faith-rooted – and that doesn’t happen just anywhere.

- Gregory S.
Education student

An Aquinas education is not just all about the individual – it is about the community.

- Augusta K.
Nursing Student, Chicago, IL

If you want to learn how to think, not only what to think, then Arts & Sciences at Aquinas College is the place to be. It provides a unique environment where you will be able to grow intellectually and spiritually, preparing you for anything the future could bring.

- Arts & Sciences Student

"I chose Aquinas because of the strong Catholic identity and the fact that it valued the Dominican tradition and, at the same time, it was located in the south in the city of Nashville."

- Mary W.
Aquinas Student

"It has been a place where I have been able to get involved, meet fun people, and be challenged academically."

- Mary W.
Aquinas Student

"The faculty is so nice and enthusiastic! They are always willing to help."

- Abbey
Student

"It is awesome that Aquinas is in Nashville."

- Mary F.
Aquinas Student

The academic culture at Aquinas is both rigorous and incredibly supportive. Knowing that your professors believe in your ability to achieve is a powerful motivator to succeed confidently.

- Augusta K.
Nursing Student, Chicago, IL

"I love the living arrangements at Seton Lodge because it's a super convenient location to the school, food, and shopping. It has also been a healthy study environment while at the same time a place filled with fun and a great group of people."

- Mary W.
Aquinas Student

"I wanted to attend a small Catholic College where I could pursue nursing as my major. I wanted to be at a college with friendly people and where everyone knows everybody and the students are not just seen as a number but are seen as individual and unique people."

- Mary W.
Nursing Student

The Aquinas College program enables you to engage in course material in an in depth way because of the small class sizes and the teachers’ attention to detail.

- Arts & Sciences Student

"It is a beautiful up and coming campus… a peaceful quiet place where I could picture myself studying or where I could picture myself playing sports with other students."

- Mary W.
Aquinas Student

The residential community creates an environment of peace, love, caring, and tight bonds.

- Gregory S.
Education Student

The professors are superb. We have small class sizes and a close community and family feel. It fosters human flourishing. We love it!

- Arts & Sciences Student