The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures promotes the study of languages, literatures and cultures, as it instills in the students intellectual curiosity and the understanding of self in relation to the world. In addition students learn critical skills and creative thinking; abilities that may be used in a variety of career paths. The Department fosters a vibrant global environment enriched by the linguistic, literary, cultural and artistic expressions from different continents. Graduates in our program are regularly accepted to some of the most prestigious doctoral programs in the country. Numerous undergraduate majors receive Fulbright scholarships and other significant awards upon graduation.
The department offers a dynamic and challenging undergraduate program in French and Francophone Studies, Hispanic Studies, Italian Studies and Portuguese Studies, and a comprehensive Master's program in Hispanic Studies.
DEPARTMENT OF ROMANCE LANGUAGES & LITERATURES
St. Augustine Liberal Arts Center, 303
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085