Villanova University

Villanova, PA

Villanova University

Villanova, PA

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Undergrad Diversity Catholic

Tuition & Fees

$57,460

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
710
25th
650
75th
750
25th
670
75th
35
25th
31
75th
32
25th
27
75th
33
25th
30
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undergraduateRatios

46%

male

54%

female

11

students

1

faculty

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Very Selective

30%

acceptance rate

Accepted 6,770
Declined 15,313
Total Received 22,083
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Private

7,503

undergraduate students

4,728

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Villanova University, founded in 1842, is a private, coeducational institution. Its 254-acre campus is located in Villanova, PA.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 12,231
Established in 1842
Coeducational Coeducational
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic

260-acre campus in Villanova (population: 9,189), 12 miles west of Philadelphia. Air, bus, and train serve Philadelphia. School operates transportation to local area.

  • Campus Setting: Large town

Villanova University
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA
19085

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
76%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
99%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
no
Students may not have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
72%
Top 1/4
93%
Top 1/2
99%
Bottom 1/2
1%
Bottom 1/4
0%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
710
25th
650
75th
750
25th
670
75th
35
25th
31
75th
32
25th
27
75th
33
25th
30

Admissions Facts

Application fee $80
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Neither
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline (priority deadline) December 15
Application deadline (final deadline) January 15
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline November 1
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 1
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required SAT Subject Tests Not used

Very Selective

30%

acceptance rate

Accepted 6,770
Declined 15,313
Total Received 22,083

Admissions Factors

Required

Secondary School GPA
Recommendations
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Admission test scores
Secondary School Record
Completion of college-preparatory program

Recommended

Secondary School Rank

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Other
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

90%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

55%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$32,435

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $56,730
Room $8,015
Board $6,960
Additional fees $730
Books & supplies $1,100
Total $73,535
Average Financial Aid - $32,435
Total with Avg. Aid $41,100

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 610 519-4010
F: 610 519-7599
finaid@villanova.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined
Baseball
Basketball
Field hockey
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Rowing
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Volleyball
Water polo

Club Sports - Men's

badminton, baseball, basketball, curling, cycling, equestrian sports, golf, ice hockey, judo, lacrosse, roller hockey, rowing, rugby, running, sailing, skiing, snowboarding, soccer, swimming, tae kwon do, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo

Club Sports - Women's

badminton, basketball, curling, cycling, equestrian sports, field hockey, ice hockey, judo, lacrosse, roller hockey, running, sailing, skiing, snowboarding, soccer, swimming, tae kwon do, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, dance company, dance ensemble, dance team, dodgeball, flag football, handball, soccer (indoor/outdoor), softball, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball (indoor/sand)

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Big East Conference, Colonial Athletic Association, Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting.
Applied Statistics, General.
Art History, Criticism and Conservation.
Astronomy.
Biochemical Engineering.
Biochemistry.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Business/Managerial Economics.
Chemical Engineering.
Chemistry, General.
Civil Engineering, General.
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics.
Communications Technology/Technician.
Computer Engineering, General.
Computer Science.
Computer Software Engineering.
Computer and Information Sciences, General.
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services.
Criminology.
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics.
Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
Energy Systems Engineering, General.
Engineering, General.
English Language and Literature, General.
Environmental Science.
Environmental Studies.
Finance, General.
Financial Mathematics.
French Language and Literature.
General Studies.
Geography.
History, General.
Human Resources Development.
Humanities/Humanistic Studies.
International Business/Trade/Commerce.
International/Globalization Studies.
Islamic Studies.
Italian Language and Literature.
Latin American Studies.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Management Science.
Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
Mathematics, General.
Mechanical Engineering.
Nursing Education.
Organizational Leadership.
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution.
Philosophy.
Physical Sciences, General.
Physics, General.
Political Science and Government, General.
Psychology, General.
Public Administration.
Real Estate.
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Religious Institution Administration and Management.
Secondary Education and Teaching.
Sociology, General.
Spanish Language and Literature.
Speech Communication and Rhetoric.
Statistics, General.
Tax Law/Taxation.
Taxation.
Theology/Theological Studies.
Water Resources Engineering.
Women's Studies.

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business/marketing
  2. Engineering
  3. Nursing

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Self-designed majors

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Business

12,231

total students

17%

in-state

83%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

61%

7,503
students

Female
54%
4,042

Male
46%
3,461

39%

4,728
students

Female
52%
2,476

Male
48%
2,252

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

92%

6,893
students

Female
54%
3,729

Male
46%
3,164

8%

610
students

Female
51%
313

Male
49%
297

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Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
5%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
8%
Hispanic/Latino
73%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

2%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: June 1

Spring: November 1

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