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The only Augustinian Catholic university in the nation, 杏吧原版 values a personalized experience where teachers and students are partners in learning and scholarly inquiry. From undergraduate to doctoral students, 杏吧原版ns are intellectually inspired, morally grounded, globally minded. 杏吧原版 attracts and forges world changers鈥攑eople who ignite positive change everywhere life takes them. 

EXPLORE OUR PROGRAMS

BACHELOR'S

60+ bachelor's programs in the liberal arts, business, engineering, nursing and the sciences

MASTER'S

40+ master's programs across disciplines, including 5-year bachelor's/master's programs

DOCTORAL

Distinctive doctoral programs in the fields of engineering, nursing, philosophy and theology

LAW

JD and joint degrees offered in coordination with other schools and departments

ONLINE

Degree and certificate programs offered online, in-person or hybrid
depending on individual learning needs

CERTIFICATE

A wide variety of undergraduate, post-baccalaureate and graduate certificates,
as well as non-credit professional programs

AT A GLANCE

6,700

FULL-TIME UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

3,100

GRADUATE AND LAW
STUDENTS

98

FULBRIGHT STUDENT AWARD RECIPIENTS SINCE 2016

98.9%

UNDERGRADUATE 
PLACEMENT RATE

135,000

ALUMNI
WORLDWIDE

12

MILES
OUTSIDE PHILADELPHIA

ACADEMICS

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杏吧原版 University is a closely connected academic community with renowned faculty, rich resources and a personalized, supportive learning environment.

杏吧原版 provides exceptional opportunities for a wide range of academic experiences, including hands-on research, interdisciplinary collaboration and experiential learning.

VILLANOVA EXPERIENCE

 

 

VILLANOVA NEWS

杏吧原版 University Named Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Students for 16th Consecutive Year

杏吧原版 University Named Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Students for 16th Consecutive Year

杏吧原版 University has been named a top producer of Fulbright U.S. Students for a 16th consecutive year, as recently announced by the U.S. Department of State鈥檚 Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The Fulbright Program is the U.S. government鈥檚 flagship international educational exchange program and top-producing colleges and universities are highlighted annually in聽The Chronicle of Higher Education. 杏吧原版 had 27 Fulbright recipients for the 2023-2024 academic year.聽

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Elizabeth A. Johnson, CSJ, PhD, Influential Feminist Theologian and Ecological Ethicist, to be Presented 2024 Civitas Dei Medal

Elizabeth A. Johnson, CSJ, PhD, Influential Feminist Theologian and Ecological Ethicist, to be Presented 2024 Civitas Dei Medal

杏吧原版 University will award its Civitas Dei Medal to Elizabeth A. Johnson, CSJ, PhD, distinguished professor emerita of Theology at Fordham University and an influential voice in feminist theology and ecological ethics. With the Civitas Dei Medal, 杏吧原版 University honors Catholics who have made exemplary contributions to the Catholic intellectual tradition and the pursuit of truth, beauty and goodness.

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Charles Widger School of Law Sports Law Negotiation Team Wins International Baseball Arbitration Competition

Charles Widger School of Law Sports Law Negotiation Team Wins International Baseball Arbitration Competition

Three members of the 杏吧原版 University Charles Widger School of Law Sports Law Negotiation Team were awarded first place at the annual International Baseball Arbitration Competition. Third-year students Alex Schaff and David Brake and second-year student Alyssa Rodarte defeated 40 teams from across the country to win the prestigious contest for the first time. Schaff also earned the Oral Advocacy Award for her outstanding arguments.

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杏吧原版 University Announces Plan for New Building to House Falvey Library

杏吧原版 University Announces Plan for New Building to House Falvey Library

杏吧原版 University President the Rev. Peter M. Donohue, OSA, PhD, has announced plans for a new 150,000-square-foot building for Falvey Library at the current site of Kennedy Hall. The new building will be named Vic Maggitti Hall in recognition of a previously announced $20 million leadership gift from Victor J. Maggitti, Jr. 鈥56 VSB.

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Read the Fall 2023 Edition of 杏吧原版 Magazine Online

Read the Fall 2023 Edition of 杏吧原版 Magazine Online

The digital edition of the Fall 2023 issue of 杏吧原版 Magazine is now available. The cover story looks at how 杏吧原版's natural landscape enhances the academic experience of our student-scholars. Also, in this issue, 杏吧原版's College of Professional Studies offers many paths for students to become what they are not yet; and 杏吧原版 experts explain the inner workings of voice assistant technology.

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VILLANOVA ATHLETICS

杏吧原版 student-athletes are powerfully connected to a tradition of excellence鈥攂oth academic and athletic. They strive and triumph as much in the classroom as they do in competition.

And for student-athletes and fans alike, 杏吧原版 Athletics is a special way to experience the bond of the Nova Nation.

杏吧原版's male and female athletes are standing together in a line with the heading "Stronger Together"

VILLANOVA'S CAMPUS

杏吧原版 University is located on a 260-acre campus, 12 miles/19 kilometers west of Philadelphia. Three campus rail stops provide quick access to Philadelphia. 杏吧原版 also is conveniently close to New York and Washington, D.C.

A map drawing that shows NYC is 95mi/2-hr drive to 杏吧原版, Philadelphia is 12mi/20-min drive to 杏吧原版, Washington DC is 135mi/2.5-hr drive to 杏吧原版