Show that your black and gold never fade on College Colors Day


College Colors Day 2019

Vanderbilt will celebrate College Colors Day on Friday, Aug. 30, when faculty, staff and students don their black-and-gold apparel ahead of the Aug. 31 football season opener at Vanderbilt Stadium against the University of Georgia.

In the lead up to College Colors Day, Commodore fans on campus and across the nation are encouraged to show their black and gold through photos and video on social media using the hashtag #CollegeColorsDay.

Vanderbilt faculty and staff can get a 10% discount on most merchandise and cafe items at Barnes & Noble at Vanderbilt with a university ID.

In addition, fans can visit to enter for the chance to win a variety of prizes, including two game tickets and a trip to the College Football Playoff National Championship, scheduled for Jan. 13, 2020, in New Orleans.

College Colors Day is an annual celebration dedicated to promoting the traditions and spirit that embody the college experience. For more information, visit