In addition to the essay included with the Common Application and as part of Villanova's Member Section of the Common Application, Villanova requires that you submit one Villanova Essay (of 250-1000 words per the Common Application guidelines) from the three choices below. This essay is an important part of your application as it provides us with an opportunity to gain more insights into your candidacy.
Please note: the Villanova Essay should have a separate and distinctive response to that of the Common Application Essay.
Villanova Essay Prompts (2018-19)
We believe that all members of our community should be committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. How would you contribute to this at Villanova?
Saint Augustine believed in the essential connection between the mind and the heart. Tell us about a time that your mind and heart were in conflict and how that was resolved.
"Each of us strengthens all of us" is a concept that resonates deeply in the Villanova community. While this phrase may mean many different things, one aspect is that Villanovans rely on each other. Share a situation when you have needed help and what you have taken away from this experience.
Common Application Essay:
Please also submit the essay of your choice from the Common Application.