Thank you for your interest in Villanova Summer Sessions! Admission requirements and application links vary, please follow the instructions in the section below that applies to you. Students are limited to taking 15 credits in the summer term, six (6) credits max per session.

Please note that all students attending in-person courses must be vaccinated and boosted against COVID-19 per the University's policy


If you are a current Villanova student, please contact your advisor. You do not need to complete a summer application.

Villanova welcomes students enrolled full time at other Universities for Summer Sessions. If you are a visiting undergraduate student from another college or university, you will need to complete an application before you are able to register for any courses.


Once you've completed the visiting student application, you will receive an email confirmation with follow-up instructions.

If you wish to reside on campus, room and board are available in our residence halls. Visit Residence Life for more information.



All visiting students register themslves in their course(s) via the MyNOVA system.

Obtaining a PIN. Visiting students will receive a PIN electronically via email after applying online to Summer Session. 

Course Registration. Students will log into MyNOVA with the user ID and password provided to them from UNIT. Students will then use the following process:

  • Search for My Schedule and Registration area
  • Use the Search for Classes link to see available courses
  • Once you've selected the course you want to take, go back to the Student Registration Menu and select Login to registration
  • Use the dropdown box to select summer
  • Input PIN number
  • If the CRN (course registration number) is known, enter it in the space provided on the Add Classes Worksheet and hit the Submit Changes button. If you do not know the CRN, use the Class Search button to find a class.

Only certain graduate programs in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing permit summer visitor enrollment. Students should contact the respective graduate offices for additional information and application details.

High school students interested in enrolling in a summer course should apply using the link below in the section entitled, "High School Scholar/ Diocesan Scholar Program."



For high school students interested in the Pre-College Summer Academy, an innovative, engaging pre-college academic experience, apply using the link below. Designed and taught by Villanova faculty, the courses are specifically relevant to rising 10th, 11th and 12th grade high school students and the program includes professional and personal development opportunities through interactive workshops delivered by individuals from across Villanova, including the Career Center, Service Learning, and Undergraduate Admissions.

APPLY TO THE PRE-COLLEGE SUMMER ACADEMY - Application link will be available in Spring 2024 for Summer Session

Students who are not currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program may also enroll in Summer courses at Villanova.   


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