CAREERS AND PROFESSONAL DEVELOPMENT

Graduate students and faculty in class discussion

Graduate students at Villanova have access to the University’s wide range of resources, facilities and organizations, personalized mentoring from a world-class faculty, assistance with applying for research support and fellowships, professional guidance from an award-winning Career Center, and membership in a vast alumni network of Villanovans across the nation and around the globe.

CAREER CENTER

Villanova University Career Center

The Villanova University Career Center offers comprehensive career development and job search resources, including a suite of resources specifically for graduate students. The Career Center offers tailored advising and guidance as well as online resources that use the latest technology to network, polish your resume, job search, prepare for an interview and more. Visit the Career Center.

ALUMNI ASSOCIATION

Nova Network

The Villanova University Alumni Association ignites change by engaging alumni, parents, students and friends in fulfilling the University mission. As graduate students, you have access to the Alumni Association's year-round professional development and networking opportunities through on-campus, off-campus and online programs and events. Visit the Alumni Association.

Graduate students are encouraged to join the Nova Network, Villanova's official social and professional network, to find Villanovans in your industry and local area, discuss career-related topics and access resources for your professional development. Join Nova Network.

CENTER FOR RESEARCH AND FELLOWSHIPS

Fulbright Program

The Center for Research and Fellowships (CRF) is a results-oriented team of professionals that supports Villanovans at all levels—undergraduate, graduate, alumni, staff and faculty—to enhance their career trajectories through mentoring, research funding, and assistance in winning competitive awards. Learn more about CRF.

      

OTHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

In addition to the activities sponsored by the Villanova Alumni Association and the Career Center, there are many other opportunities on campus for professional development, depending on your area of interest, including:

Office of Graduate Studies
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Villnova University
Vasey Hall - Suite 202

Campus Map and Directions

Meet Our Staff

        

PLAN YOUR VISIT!

Graduate students walking on campus

The Office of Graduate Studies offers a multitude of ways to get acquainted with Villanova! From personal tours to events such as Open House and virtual information sessions, we have options to fit your schedule. Plan your visit today!