Villanova Annual Fund

You Can Make a Difference Through the Annual Fund.

Each year, the Annual Fund provides a core source of funding that supports Villanova’s most urgent needs. It provides critical resources to support programs and initiatives that benefit the entire campus community, and gives Villanova the flexibility to meet new challenges. Make your 2017 gift to the Annual Fund today!

Ways to Give to Villanova University by December 31, 2017:

  • Online:
    • 2017 gifts can be made online until 11:59 pm on Sunday, December 31, 2017.
  • Phone: 1-800-486-5244
    • 2017 gifts can be made over the phone during the last week in December.
    • Staff will be in the office on Wednesday 12/27, Thursday 12/28 from 9 am to 2 pm and on Friday 12/29  from 9 am to 12 pm to accept gifts over the phone.
    • Credit card gifts left on voicemail after 12 pm on Friday, December 29 will not be processed until January 2018.
  • Mail: University Advancement, Picotte Hall at Dundale, 800 Lancaster Avenue, Villanova, PA 19085
    • Checks placed in the mail must be postmarked by December 31, 2017.
    • December 31, 2017 is a Sunday, please mail prior to December 29, 2017.
    • Credit card gifts received in the mail after close of business on Friday, December 29 will not be processed until January 2018.
  • Stock and Wire Transfers: Transfers must be completed to Villanova’s account on or before Friday, December 29, 2017. Please notify Janet Duffy prior to the transfer.
    • Stock Transfer: Merrill Lynch, DTC-8862
      • Broker:  Patrick Cahill, 610-668-6167
      • Account Name: Villanova University
      • Account Number: 870-04529
      • VU Tax Number: 23-135268
    • Wire of Funds: Wells Fargo, N.A., 123 S. Broad Street, 1st Floor, Philadelphia, PA
      • ABA Routing Number: 121000248
      • Villanova University Account Number: 2000038131428
    • Vanguard Mutual Fund Transfers: Please send paperwork to Villanova for processing.


Annual Fund


Thousands of donors, millions of dollars. With your support, we surged past all of the goals we set for ourselves on 1842 Day. These 1,842 minutes proved what we already know—TOGETHER, WE ARE GREATER.

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Villanova's 175th Anniversary Christmas Ornament

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Make a gift of $25 or more through this link and receive the 2017 Christmas ornament commemorating the University's 175th anniversary with our thanks.

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Marci Paton







Marci Paton
Director, Annual Fund 

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