Villanova University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085-1672
(610) 519-4000
Fax: (610) 519-6450

Contact: Michael Gaynor
Director of University Admission
Main Address
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085-1672
(610) 519-4500

www.villanova.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 7,161
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,604
Degree-seeking undergrads: 6,884
Graduate enrollment: 2,373

Setting
Suburban setting
Large town (10,000 – 49,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $75

Online application fee: $75
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 39%

Percent students who return sophomore year: 95%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Finance/Banking B
Management Information Systems B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Information Sciences/Systems B

Education

Elementary Education B
Secondary Education B

Engineering

Chemical Engineering B
Civil Engineering B
Computer Engineering – General B
Electrical/Communications Engineering B
Mechanical Engineering B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
French B
German B
Italian B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences A,B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Astronomy B
Astrophysics B
Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Human Services B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Geography B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Villanova University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(610) 519-4500
Website:www.villanova.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www1.villanova.edu/villanova/admission/overview.html
Address:800 Lancaster Avenue, Villanova, PA 19085-1699
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:10,842
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):90%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:8,494 (78% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$49,280
Out-of-state Tuition:$49,280
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:65%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$29,321

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Villanova University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Villanova University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences121
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services6106
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs611
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services111
Education312
Engineering9591
English Language and Literature/Letters111
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics42
Health Professions and Related Programs6161
History211
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1131
Mathematics and Statistics212
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies23
Natural Resources and Conservation2
Philosophy and Religious Studies211
Physical Sciences141
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions111
Social Sciences351
Theology and Religious Vocations211
Visual and Performing Arts111
Grand total47254413

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Villanova University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services214
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Engineering79
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Legal Professions and Studies1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total10416

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Villanova University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$49,280
Out-of-state$49,280
Books and supplies$1,100

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$18,017
Out-of-state$18,017

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,10465%
Grant or scholarship aid94956%$29,321
Student loan aid79447%$8,611

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,65052%$29,532
Federal student loans2,98543%$7,079

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Villanova University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Villanova University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants17,2728,0339,239
Percent admitted100%43%44%
Percent admitted who enrolled10%10%10%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Villanova University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment10,842
Undergraduate enrollment6,999
Graduate enrollment3,843

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Villanova University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
    • Law (LAW) - Professional schools
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
    • Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels

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