NEWS AND EVENTS

Virtual Information Sessions

Our Assistant Director will give a brief presentation focusing on the admissions process and graduate student life at Villanova before opening the discussion board for your questions. All attendees will receive an application fee waiver code for Graduate Arts & Sciences on-campus graduate programs (Bisk online programs are excluded).

Space is limited for these events, so register now and we'll send you a web link to participate and reminder messages. All times Eastern Time.

Event                                  Date          Time Registration Link
   
General Info Session (All Programs)         Aug. 4, 2021         12 p.m. ET
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General Info Session (All Programs)         Aug. 18, 2021         4 p.m. ET Register Now!        
General Info Session (All Programs)         Sept. 1, 2021         12 p.m. ET Register Now!      
General Info Session (All Programs)         Sept. 15, 2021         4 p.m. ET Register Now!      
General Info Session (All Programs)         Sept. 30, 2021         12 p.m. ET Register Now!      
General Info Session (All Programs)         Oct. 13, 2021         4 p.m. ET Register Now!      
General Info Session (All Programs)         Oct. 27, 2021         12 p.m. ET    Register Now!    

Ask Me Anything (AMA) Series

Join Graduate Studies staff and current graduate students for AMA sessions with information and Q&A around hot topics in graduate admissions. You'll learn more about our graduate programs as well. Special guests include current students, alumni, and other staff from our office. All attendees will receive an application fee waiver code for Graduate Arts & Sciences on-campus graduate programs (Bisk online programs are excluded).

Check back in August 2021 for new AMA sessions!

Campus Tour for Graduate Liberal Arts and Sciences

Due to concerns about the global outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19), we will not be offering personal campus tours until further notice. You can sign up to take a tour with the Undergraduate Admissions Office or take a virtual tour.

Graduate Fairs and Campus Visits 

Graduate Studies goes on the road and online to attend Graduate School Fairs hosted by other universities and organizations. If you are currently an undergraduate student at one of the schools or an employee at an organization we visit, please stop by our table at the event to pick up brochures and get some general questions answered!

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