29%

Acceptance Rate

$31,098

Avg.Financial Aid

003388

FAFSA Code

About Villanova University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

11,030

Website

www.villanova.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Roman Catholic

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Villanova University is a private not-for-profit, the Catholic research institution that was established in the year 1842 and is located in Villanova, Pennsylvania. The university has five colleges, where Villanova University law school is preferred by most of the students for their best education. In the year 1957, the college Villanova College was closed for the second time. In the year 1918, Villanova started offering programs to women religious, in a very large part. In the year 1920, the idea of law school was generated and established after the WW II. 

The university is committed to excellence in discovery and application of knowledge. Villanova University campus is in around 254 acres and is located just 12 miles away from the City Philadelphia. The student body of the university is diverse and has students from all parts of the world. 

  • The student-faculty ratio is 12:1.

  • The graduation rate of the university is 90%.

  • The total student population of the university is 10,842, which includes 7,758 full time and 3,084 part-time students.

Online Education at Villanova University

The University offers a variety of online programs across all their schools and colleges for those who cannot travel campus to earn their degree. A student can earn their degree at their own pace with the convenience of time. An individual can complete their degree from anywhere with just access to the internet.

  • All the programs that are offered online are taught by the faculties who train their on-campus students to ensure the same high-quality education and academics excellence is maintained across all their courses. 

  • The university offers 77 online programs across various disciplines. University majors include Accounting, Business Management, Engineering, Information Systems, Information Technology, Law, Nursing, and more.

  • The university is also committed to providing various advanced tools and resources to their non-traditional students to help them understand the curriculum easily.

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Reviews

Students reviews on the university are given below. 

  • Students say that the Villanova campus is very good and has the students and professors who are very supportive and are always available to help. Villanova University dorms are very well maintained by the management as almost all their students live on campus. 

  • The campus has many things to do around. Students can involve in various clubs and activities on campus that provides numerous opportunities for an individual to explore their passion.  

Location & Contact

Address

800 Lancaster Avenue

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6105194500
Fax: 6105194500
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Rankings

Some of the rankings given to the university are as follows. 

Rankings by US News

  • The university is ranked 48 in 'Best Value Schools'.

  • The university is ranked 49 in 'National Universities'.

  • The university is ranked 52 in 'Best Undergraduate Teaching'. 

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

15th Jan

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

29%

SAT Range

1300 - 1470

ACT Range

30 - 33

Application Fee

$80

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$36,958

Average Annual Cost

$52,578

Books And Supplies

$1,100

Other Fees

$730

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$14,020

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,300

Total One Year Cost

$70,728

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

11:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

96%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$888

Faculty Overview

57%

Male Professors

43%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

258 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

249 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

153 Graduates

Economics

115 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

114 Graduates

Political Science and Government

96 Graduates

Biology, General

83 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

78 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

77 Graduates

Marketing

73 Graduates

Psychology, General

71 Graduates

Civil Engineering

62 Graduates

International Business

58 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

58 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

49 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

48 Graduates

Mathematics

43 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

41 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

40 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

34 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

30 Graduates

Real Estate

30 Graduates

Computer Engineering

24 Graduates

Physical Sciences

24 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

22 Graduates

Research and Experimental Psycholog...

22 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

20 Graduates

History

17 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

16 Graduates

Sociology

10 Graduates

International/Global Studies

9 Graduates

Philosophy

8 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

8 Graduates

Chemistry

7 Graduates

Criminology

7 Graduates

Astronomy and Astrophysics

6 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

6 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

6 Graduates

Intercultural/Multicultural and Div...

6 Graduates

Theological and Ministerial Studies

6 Graduates

Communications Technology/Technicia...

5 Graduates

Physics

4 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

3 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

2 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

6,917

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

10%

Full-time

95%

Part-time

5%

Students Gender

Male

47%

US National: 44%

Female

53%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

74% White

2% Unknown

5% Black

8% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

6% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

79%

Out Of State

17%

In State

4%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$90,092 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 99% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

99%

Undergrads in College Housing

66%

Averege Housing Cost

$7,470/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $6,550/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$6,550/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Wildcat

School Colors

blue and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Colonial Athletic Association

Total Male Athletes

310

Total Female Athletes

319

Intramural Sports

12

Sports Club

44

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Field Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Water Polo

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$62,600/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$77,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$22,799

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$237 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

56%

Average Aid Per Year

$31,098

Students Receiving Federal Grants

13%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,241

Students Receiving State Aid

4%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,513

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

54%

Average Aid Per Year

$30,423

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$44,885

$30K - $48K

$45,891

$48K - $75K

$38,318

$75K - $110K

$34,061

> $110K

$18,170

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,199,778

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$14,973,633

The office of financial assistance in the university is dedicated to providing students with financial aid in the form of loans, grants, and scholarships. Almost all the students in Villanova get some kind of aid. Students looking for financial aid has to fill up the FAFSA form. 

Villanova University federal school code is 003388.

  • Federal Aid includes grants such as Pell Grants, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), and loans such as Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, and Direct PLUS Loan. Federal Work-Study option is also available for the students.

  • State Aids includes PHEAA Grant. 

  • Villanova University Scholarship includes the Presidential Scholarship Program, Saint Augustine Scholarship, St. Martin de Porres Grant, Goizueta Foundation Scholars Fund, and Villanova National Merit Scholarship. Institutional grants such as St. Martin De Porres Grant and Villanova University Grant. 

  • Military Aid includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill, Tuition Assistance Program, and ROTC Scholarship.


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