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Villanova University

Villanova, PA
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Villanova University, situated on 260 suburban acres in Villanova, Pennsylvania, was founded in 1842. The school is named for the Spanish Augustinian St. Thomas of Villanova. Villanova University offers degrees in a variety of disciplines through its four colleges: the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the Villanova School of Business, the College of Engineering, and the College of Nursing.

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Quick Facts


800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085

2014-2015 Tuition

$45,966 Tuition and Fees

Students

7042 undergraduate students
48% male / 52% female

Admission

January 15 application deadline
48.9% accepted

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Summary


School Details

Institutional Control: private
Year Founded: 1842

Programs Offered

associate degree, bachelor's degree, certificate, doctorate, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Computer and Information Sciences, General, Secondary Education and Teaching, Engineering, General, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, General, Computer Engineering, General, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, French Language and Literature, Italian Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General, English Language and Literature, General, Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, Humanities/Humanistic Studies, Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Biochemistry, Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Mathematics, General, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science, International/Global Studies, Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies, Philosophy, Religion/Religious Studies, Islamic Studies, Physical Sciences, Astronomy and Astrophysics, Chemistry, General, Physics, General, Psychology, General, Criminal Justice/Police Science, Human Services, General, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, Social Sciences, Other, Latin American Studies, Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Women's Studies, Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other, Art History, Criticism and Conservation, Business/Commerce, General, Business Administration and Management, General, Accounting, Business/Managerial Economics, Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies, Finance, General, International Business, Management Information Systems, General, Marketing/Marketing Management, General, Real Estate, Real Estate, History, General, Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Minors Offered

Computer and Information Sciences, General, Secondary Education and Teaching, Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, Biomedical/Medical Engineering, Computer Engineering, General, Chinese Language and Literature, Japanese Language and Literature, German Language and Literature, French Language and Literature, Italian Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Arabic Language and Literature, Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General, English Language and Literature, General, Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, Humanities/Humanistic Studies, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Biochemistry, Cognitive Science, Sustainability Studies, Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other, Philosophy, Ethics, Religion/Religious Studies, Islamic Studies, Astronomy and Astrophysics, Chemistry, General, Physics, General, Psychology, General, Criminal Justice/Police Science, Human Services, General, Economics, General, Geography, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, African Studies, Latin American Studies, Russian Studies, Women's Studies, Art History, Criticism and Conservation, Business/Commerce, General, Business Administration and Management, General, Accounting, Business/Managerial Economics, Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies, Finance, General, International Business, Management Information Systems, General, Business Statistics, Marketing/Marketing Management, General, Real Estate, History, General, Speech Communication and Rhetoric

General Student Body Information

Total number of undergraduates: 7,042
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 6,543
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 317
Percent of male undergraduates: 48%
Percent of female undergraduates: 52%

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, career, international students, minority student, military, older student, personal, psychological, religious, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Student patrols; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, model UN, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, television station, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for men: golf, swimming, tennis
Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for women: crew (heavyweight), crew (lightweight), tennis, water polo
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, lacrosse, soccer, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: basketball, cross country, field hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball

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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 4 5 9
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 1 0 0
Aggravated assault 1 3 3
Burglary 23 16 21
Motor vehicle theft 0 1 3
Arson 0 1 2
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 4 3 9
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 1 2 2
Burglary 15 10 10
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 1 2
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 0 0 0
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 5 5 7
Liquor law violations 38 49 38
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 1 2 6
Liquor law violations 6 12 12
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 1 1 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.