Nine Villanovans have been selected to receive 2015-2016 Fulbright U.S. Student Grants as a part of The Fulbright Program, a prestigious international education exchange program sponsored by the United States government. Villanova, listed among the nation’s top producers of Fulbright Students by the Fulbright Program, has had at least one student selected for the coveted scholarships each year since 1994. read more
Villanova University President the Rev. Peter M. Donohue, OSA, PhD, has been awarded the Ellis Island Medal of Honor. Sponsored by the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations (NECO), the Ellis Island Medals of Honor are awarded annually to a group of distinguished American citizens who exemplify a life dedicated to community service, who preserve and celebrate the history, traditions and values of their ancestry while exemplifying the values of the American way of life, and who are dedicated to creating a better world for us all. read more
Villanova's Augustinian Catholic intellectual tradition is the cornerstone of an academic community where students learn to think critically, act compassionately and succeed while serving others.