FINANCING YOUR EDUCATION
Villanova is committed to keeping its tuition rates and fees in graduate arts and sciences affordable. Villanova also offers two forms of competitive, merit-based fellowships for full-time students: tuition scholarships and graduate assistantships, which provide a stipend as well as tuition. In addition, teachers and educators are eligible for reduced tuition rates in most programs. The Office of Graduate Studies also offers additional resources for current military and veterans and international students.
Assistance with applications for student loans and a convenient payment plan are also available. Villanova’s Office of Financial Assistance is a robust resource for information about financing your educational investment.
Villanova's tuition rates and fees are very competitive in the graduate market. The University offers a convenient, interest-free Tuition Payment Plan, which is open to any student. The Office of Financial Assistance also can help graduate students with their applications for student loans.
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences offers two types of competitive, merit-based funding available for matriculated degree-seeking students who are studying full-time: Tuition Scholarships and Graduate Assistantships. Students may apply for this Department and College funding as part of the application for admission. Funding is typically only offered for students starting in the fall semester and earlier deadlines apply. View the application details for your program for deadline information. Graduate assistantships and tuition scholarships may available through other university offices. Funding for these other campus opportunities requires a separate application.