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Commons Cup

Claim the Cup: Schedule of Events

Commons Cup The Commons Cup is a first-year tradition intended to promote social and academic acculturation to Vanderbilt University and integration of each first year class through house competition and Commons-wide community engagement.  

*Note: These are the dates for the 2017-18 academic year. The 2018-19 dates will be available in late summer.

September 22

Commons Cup Kickoff Event

South Patio/Lawn

October 8, 2-7 pm

Ultimate Frisbee Tournament

Peabody Magnolia Lawn

October 15-21

Commons Unplugged Week

Various Locations

October 29, 1-5 pm

Kickball Tournament

Peabody Magnolia Lawn


All-Commons Service Project

Commons Center

December 3, 12-5 pm

Fall Trivia

Commons Center

December 8

Deadline to host house signature events


January 15-26

Penny War Competition

Commons Center

January 27, 3-6 pm

Indoor Recreational Sports Tournament

Commons Center

February 18, 3-6 pm

Spring Trivia

Commons Center

March 17, 12-4 pm

Volleyball Tournament

West House Volleyball Court

March 26-30

Service Week

Various Locations