The Brownlee O. Currey, Jr.Tennis Center is a Varsity athletics facility made available for use by members, students, and groups. While efforts are made to ensure the facility is widely available, groups and varsity tennis teams have designated times they will use the courts for exclusive use throughout the year. All indoor and outdoor courts are closed during matches and event rentals. Note that any dates and times listed are subject to change.
If you have a group, league or event rental request, please contact Tom Howard at Tom.Howard@Vanderbilt.edu.Physical Address:
1405 25th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37212
Phone: (615) 322-6068 (Call after 5pm Monday-Friday and on Weekends to reach someone. Please consider adjusted hours due to closures.)
*Facility members and Vanderbilt Students* – Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for access to our online court reservation system.
Please bring the membership form, waiver, and payment in person, or mail to:
(Please note – Only check and debit/credit cards will be accepted as payment)
Vanderbilt University Athletic Department
Attn: Currey Tennis Center
2601 Jess Neely Drive
Nashville, TN 37212
Hours of Operation (CT)
Normal facility hours are as follows:
Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Note: Weather permitting, outdoor courts will be lighted and available until closing time every day. Tennis Center staff will have the final say on the playability of the outdoor courts in the event of rain, lightning, and other weather conditions.
The varsity men’s and women’s teams have first priority when reserving courts, which may result in cancellation of court reservations. You will receive notice if this occurs.
2018-19 Holiday and Other Closures (Additional closures are possible):
All Home Football Games: Closed ALL Day (click to see schedule)
Labor Day, September 3: Closed
Thanksgiving Week, November 22-23: Closed (additional hours subject top change)
University Winter Break, December 22-January 1 (hours subject to change)
Southern Senior Seniors Tournament, January 2-5: Closed
Memorial Day, May 27: Closed
The Music City Invitational, June 14-16: Closed
Independence Day, July 4: Closed
All Varsity Tennis Matches: Closed (Men’s Schedule – Women’s Schedule)
No-show/Cancellation Fee: If you fail to show up for your reserved indoor court and do not call to cancel at least 6 hours in advance, you will still be responsible for the entire court fee.
Court reservations are strongly encouraged, and may be made up to 72 hours in advance.
All patrons are required to check in and pay at the front desk before playing for BOTH indoor and outdoor courts. Guests must play with a member and pay a $10 per visit fee in addition to applicable court fees.
Lessons and training sessions may only be provided by the Vanderbilt Tennis coaches. Anyone giving lessons other than Vanderbilt coaches will lose access to the facility.
Parking is first-come, first-serve for ONLY members with a valid Currey Tennis Center Hang Tag. All other vehicles are subject to ticketing and towing. Paid visitor parking is available in the 25th Avenue garage – Use the Highland Avenue entrance and pay at the kiosk. Additional metered parking is available on Jess Neely Drive, Rec Center Lot 27 and on Children’s Way. All university parking and traffic laws must be followed at all times.
All shoes must be a tennis court-type or white-soled shoe. NO running shoes or black-soled shoes allowed. The Tennis Center offers tennis shoes for players to borrow on a complimentary basis if they do not own non-marking shoes.
Locker rooms are available for patron use.
Membership with the Currey Tennis Center is required for use of all courts. Only annual memberships are available, which run one year from the date joined. Members may bring guests to play with them, while adhering to the $10 per visit guest fee.
Membership types and prices are below. Please e-mail Tom.Howard@vanderbilt.edufor more information. Dependents under the age of 18 must be accompanied by one of the legal guardians on the Family account.
|Membership Type||Annual Rate|
VU Employee/Emeritus: Full-time Vanderbilt or VUMC employee, or Vanderbilt Emeritus
VU Employee/Emeritus Family: Full-time employee or Emeritus, their spouse, and dependents through age 26.
VU Alumni:Any Vanderbilt graduate.
VU Alumni Family: Any Vanderbilt graduate, his or her spouse, and dependents through age 26.
Community: Anyone who is not an alum of Vanderbilt or a full-time member of Vanderbilt’s faculty/staff
Community Family: Anyone who is not an alum of Vanderbilt or a full-time faculty/staff member, his or her spouse, and all children through age 26
“GOLD” Membership: This special membership level grants patrons “unlimited” use of the tennis courts (outside of contract time) throughout the membership year. No court fees are required.
“GOLD” Family Membership:Unlimited use of tennis courts (outside of contract time) for GOLD member, spouse, and dependents through age 25.
VU Student: Any Vanderbilt student, including undergraduate, graduate, professional, medical, etc. No membership fees are required for current students.
* All membership fees are subject to an annual increase.
Membership with the Currey Tennis Center is required for use of all courts.
Members are welcome to bring guests along to play with them.
Guest: $10 per visit plus applicable court fee (must play with member)
Guest: $10 per visit (must play with member)
Regular outdoor courts are FREE to all members and Vanderbilt students. There is a cost for members and students to rent courts for league matches.
(Vanderbilt students will only play on the lower courts #7-10)
Contract Court Time
Contract Court Time allows patrons to reserve indoor court time (specific court, day and time) in two sessions during the winter season. Courts must be contracted separately for each session. Membership with the Currey Tennis Center is required for all group members to contract indoor court time. Please e-mail Tom.Howard@vanderbilt.edu to inquire about purchasing contract time.
The contract rate is based on a court fee of $25/hour.
Can of 3 U.S. Open Balls: $4
Racquet Rental: $3
Ball Machine Rental: $10 (Indoor Use Only)
Scorecard Rental: $2
Tennis Shoes: Free to borrow with ID