Requirements for Accepted Graduate Students

Students offered admission to graduate programs in the College of Engineering must fulfill the below requirements before enrollment is permitted. Students will not be permitted to register for classes until all of these requirements are satisfied.

 

Master’s and Certificate Students

Domestic Students:

  • Completed Intent to Enroll Form (linked in acceptance letter)
  • Submission of official, final, degree bearing transcripts from all previous colleges/universities attended

International Students:

  • Completed Intent to Enroll Form (linked in acceptance letter)
  • For issuance of an I-20:
    • Financial Certification Documentation in the amount of $36,000
    • Copy of Passport
    • If applicable, a copy of your funding letter/letter of support from your Villanova research advisor
    • If you are presently attending another college/university in the U.S. and will need to transfer your existing I-20 to Villanova University, we must first receive an official transcript from your current U.S. institution before the transfer process will be initiated.

PhD Students

Domestic Students:

  • Completed Intent to Enroll Form (linked in acceptance letter)
  • PhD Enrollment Acknowledgement Form (linked in acceptance letter) – You must identify a permanent advisor before beginning PhD coursework
  • Submission of official, final, degree bearing transcripts from all previous colleges/universities attended

International Students:

  • Completed Intent to Enroll Form (linked in acceptance letter)
  • PhD Enrollment Acknowledgement Form (linked in acceptance letter) – You must identify a permanent advisor before beginning PhD coursework
  • For issuance of an I-20:
    • Financial Certification Documentation in the amount of $36,000
    • Copy of Passport
    • If applicable, a copy of your funding letter/letter of support from your Villanova research advisor
    • If you are presently attending another college/university in the U.S. and will need to transfer your existing I-20 to Villanova University, we must first receive an official transcript from your current U.S. institution before the transfer process will be initiated.

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Grad By The Numbers

Current VU undergrad applying to a B.S./M.S. Program?

If you are a current VU student applying to a B.S./M.S. Program, you must complete the online application and submit the required documents: Resume, Transcript, Statement of Purpose and two Recommendations.