Behind every achievement, every scholarship and every championship stand the alumni, parents, faculty, staff and friends who invest in our students and fortify the University’s future by giving to Villanova. 


Whether you wish to help a student fulfill his or her dream of attending Villanova, enhance a program that makes an impact on campus and beyond or simply say thank you for the many ways Villanova has influenced your life, you can make a gift that supports our mission and is meaningful to you.


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University Advancement
Villanova University
800 E. Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085

Villanova faculty and staff have the opportunity to give through our online payroll deduction form. All faculty and staff must follow our gift processing procedures.

Advance Villanova's Strategic Plan

Rooted in our Augustinian Catholic values. Restless in our desire to ignite change. Our 2020-2030 Strategic Plan looks to the future and will take Villanova to even greater heights.

Learn more about our priorities and the ways your giving can have an impact.

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Bring outstanding students to Villanova and empower them to thrive.

  • Scholarships for undergraduate students
  • Experiential opportunities for undergraduates with financial need
  • Scholarships for graduate and professional students

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Recruit and retain exceptional teacher-scholars and provide them with resources to discover and share knowledge.
  • Professorships 
  • Faculty research 
  • Research infrastructure

Rendering of new CEER building

Create spaces that foster research and 21st century learning and enrich student life.
  • Drosdick Hall Expansion
  • Falvey Library
  • Academic facilities across campus
  • Spaces that enhance the student experience

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Build an environment on campus that welcomes people from all backgrounds and enables them to flourish.
  • Center for Access, Success and Achievement
  • School- and College-based DEI initiatives
  • Office of Veterans and Military Service Members
  • Research and service initiatives that address inequality

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Make Villanova a national leader in career preparation and development for students and alumni.

  • Expand career services programming
  • Provide alumni career services, professional development
  • Facilitate alumni networking and mentoring
  • Expand Villanova’s practical preparation offerings

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Fortify Villanova's specialized hubs of thought and discovery.

  • Enhance resources, facilities and scholarly holdings
  • Enable faculty and students to pursue additional researchand scholarship opportunities

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Help propel the University forward by enhancing the Villanova experience and empowering our students to thrive.

  • 1842 Day
  • Recurring Giving
  • Reunion Giving
  • Crowdfunding
  • Leadership Support
  • Student Philanthropy

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Maximize the impact of our Augustinian Catholic values through new University-wide centers and initiatives.
  • Augustinian Institute
  • Center for Common Good
  • Sustainability initiatives