VU Seniors

The VU Seniors Program is a series of social, professional, and spiritual activities designed to unify the Senior class while preparing them for life after graduation.

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Welcome Back Class of 2018!

The VU Seniors Committee would like to welcome you to what we're sure you'll feel is your best year yet at Villanova University. This newsletter will be sent out regularly to highlight VU Seniors events throughout the academic year. The goal of the VU Seniors committee is to provide social, spiritual, and professional development opportunities to graduating seniors, to prepare you for life after Villanova.

Take time to relax and enjoy your senior year with friends old and new. Stay committed to your academics, and don't get discouraged with the job search!

Moving Off Campus Resource Fair

September 5  11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Dougherty Hall, East or West Lounge
Get answers to all of your questions: How do I recycle in my apartment? Can I monitor my energy usage? Where can I shop for sustainable food? What alternative transportation options do I have?


Senior Portraits for the Class of 2018

September 5-8
Dougherty Hall East or West Lounge

Don’t delay – schedule your senior portrait today! Visit to schedule your senior portrait.


Fall Career Fair

Wednesday, September 13, 2:00 pm
The Connelly Center

The Fall Career Fair is the largest recruiting event of the year.  The Fair regularly attracts more than 1,700 students & alumni and 175+ recruiting organizations. Speak with employers recruiting candidates of ALL majors for post-graduate opportunities in a wide variety of industries and geographic locations. 


Family Weekend Senior Breakfast

Sunday, Septem,ber 17, 8:30 am
Drexelbrook, Drexel Hill, PA

Seniors and their families are invited to enjoy this annual tradition which features breakfast buffet and remarks by Jay Wright, Villanova Men’s Basketball 2016 National Championship Coach and two time National Coach of the Year. Reservations must be made by using the online registration form on villanovatix.  


1842 Day of Giving

Tuesday, September 18 - Wednesday, September 20
Mark your calendar for 1842 Day, Villanova’s first-ever giving day! On Sept. 19 and 20, the entire Villanova community will come together for 1,842 minutes to celebrate all that makes Villanova great. This is more than a day, it's our chance to ignite change together on campus and throughout the Nova Nation! Visit our website - for more information. We hope to see you there!


Theology on Tap

Tuesday, September 26  8:00pm
Flip and Bailey's
Theology on Tap is a speaker series designed for young adults to meet others and explore topics of faith in a relaxed, social environment. Please join us in welcoming Anthony Giancatarino. Free food is always served.  


Additional Upcoming VU Senior Events

  • Career Center Grad School Presentation in October
  • Conshohockem Brewery Beer Tasting in October
  • Red Wine Tasting in October
  • More Theology on Tap Sessions
  • Senior Retreat in the Spring Semester

Click Here for the Yearbook Website

Since 1922, the Belle Air Yearbook has captured the many faces and life stories of students and Villanova University.  We proudly continue the tradition of commemorating the journeys on which each member of the Villanova community embarks on each year.




Senior Graduate


VU Seniors Committee
Rm. 217 Dougherty Hall

Future Commencement Weekend Dates

Year 2018: May 18-19
Year 2019: May 17-18

Senior Service

VU Senior Committee

JJ Brown
Chair of VU Seniors Director
Office of Student Involvement

Laura Altimari
Compliance Coordinator
Villanova Athletics

Jeanette Anthony
Assistant Director of Student Philanthropy 
&Young Alumni Giving

Joe Citera
Assistant Director of Student Involvement
Campus Programs

Brian McCabe
Associate Director for Outreach & Student Formation
Campus Ministry

Beth Cahill
Assistant Director
Student Service

VU Seniors eNews

VU Seniors eNews

Check the weekly eNews for up to date announcements and events for Seniors!