Catholic Higher Education

Resources pertaining to the distinctive nature of Catholic higher education will be maintained here. Check back frequently for the latest resources.


There are many local, national, regional and local organizations that support Catholic Higher Education. Some of the most prominent and relevant are listed here for your convenience.


Several ecclesial documents are especially relevant to all those working in Catholic higher education. Some of the most important are listed here for your convenience.

New and In Print

Policies, Procedures and Related Resources

Many Catholic colleges and universities maintain policies and procedures that are unique to Catholic higher education. Samples of such documents, including those maintained by Villanova University will be posted here for your convenience.

  • Guidelines for Hiring Academic Vice Presidents and Deans - Coming Soon.
  • Guidelines for Mission Centered Hiring - Coming Soon.
  • Bibliography on Mission Centered Hiring