Villanova Engineering at the Navy Yard

Villanova Engineering at the Navy Yard

Philadelphia Navy Yard Classroom

To make earning a graduate degree from Villanova University convenient to those working full-time, Villanova’s College of Engineering offers several evening courses each semester at the Philadelphia Navy Yard. Easy access from I-95 with close connections to I-76 and I-476, the Navy Yard location is just minutes from Center City and both the Walt Whitman and Ben Franklin bridges. The Navy Yard offers a free shuttle for all Navy Yard employees, as well as Villanova students taking courses at the Navy Yard location.

View free shuttle schedule

View map of Navy Yard shuttle loop

Get door-to-door MapQuest directions


The College’s 1,400-square-foot facility houses a 40-seat classroom and 10-seat collaboration area—both of which employ the latest in web broadcasting and video teleconferencing capabilities.



Fall 2015

ECE 7805 - Electric Machinery

Tuesdays from 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Instructor: Frank Mercede

"Principles of operation, performance calculations, and industrial considerations of transformers and induction, synchronous, and dc machines."


Classes offered in past semesters include Power System Modeling, Introduction to Power Electronics, Cryptography and Network Security, Computer Networks and more.

Future course offerings at the Navy Yard are flexible and will adjust based on the needs of interested graduate students. To inquire about the Navy Yard, email and be sure to include your graduate program of interest.



Corporate Training/Classroom Space

Villanova has availability on weekdays and weekends to rent out the Navy Yard classroom for corporate trainings and workshops, including live internet streaming and digital archiving of your presentations. To inquire about booking the Navy Yard classroom, call John Dell’Osa  at 484-431-7721.