Apply Here for Summer Session

Visiting Summer Students

Visiting summer students from other colleges/universities need to complete an application. You will receive an email confirmation from the Office of the Registrar with follow-up instructions.

Academic advisement or the transferability of a Villanova summer course to the visiting student's college/degree program is the responsibility of the student.

If you wish to reside on campus, room and board are available in our residence halls. Click here for more information.


NOTE! If you are a high school student, or if you wish to complete a degree or post graduate certificate program through the College of Professional Studies, visit the application page to select the correct program.



How to Apply

    1. Choose the option to create a new account.
    2. Check your email for your new password.
    3. Log on to the registration page.
    4. Complete the form.
    5. Click the Submit button.
    6. Check your email for confirmation.

Registration Process

All students, with the exception of new Villanova students, are highly encouraged to register via the MyNOVA system.

Obtaining a PIN. Visiting students will receive a PIN electronically via email after applying online to Summer Session. 

Course Registration. Students will log into MyNOVA at with the user ID and password provided to them from UNIT. Students will then use the following process:

  • Click on the Student tab
  • Go to the My Schedule and Registration area
  • Use the Search for Classes link to see available courses
  • Login to register
  • Use the dropdown box to select summer
  • Input PIN number
  • If the CRN (course registration number) is known, enter it in the space provided on the Add Classes Worksheet and hit the Submit Changes button. If you do not know the CRN, use the Class Search button to find a class.

Visiting students have the option of registering using the optional form provided on this page; however every attempt should be made to register online. 

Transferring Credit - Students from other Universities and Colleges who wish to transfer Villanova summer credits to their schools should make appropriate arrangements with offi cials at their schools. For graduate students, a current transcript and a letter from their dean to the Graduate Studies Office of Villanova University is required. Certain graduate courses have prerequisites, and visiting students must be approved by the department chair and the Graduate Studies Office before admittance. Undergraduates wishing to take a graduate course must have senior status, a 3.0 cumulative average, and permission of the instructor, course chair, advisor, student’s dean, and graduate dean in order to enroll in graduate courses.

Students dismissed from Villanova University may not attend Summer Sessions.

Office of the Registrar
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085
Office of Registrar website

Phone: 610-519-4030
Fax: 610.519.4033