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How to Access the Freshman Checklist

Congratulations on your decision to attend Villanova University! 


To prepare for your first semester at Villanova, we are collecting important information through the Freshman Checklist in your myNOVA portal. You will need to complete all required information found in the Freshman Checklist prior to your arrival on campus in August.


Accessing the Freshman Checklist


1. Go to

2. Sign in with the ID and password that was emailed to you from the Office for University Information Technologies (UNIT)

3. Search for 'Freshman Checklist' 

4. Scroll down and click 'Freshman Checklist' under the 'Task Centers' heading

5. Please complete all of the items found in the Freshman Checklist Task Center as soon as possible. Course Selection preferences should be completed by June 1st.


If your plans have changed regarding your enrollment at Villanova, please contact the Office of University Admission at 610-519-4000.


*While myNOVA is now your official student portal, please also continue to monitor your Applicant Status Page to ensure that all required documents, including your final high school transcript, have been recieved by the Admission Office. Final transcripts are required and must be submitted to the Office of University Admission by your high school once it is available. 



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September 2023 Degree Candidates: 
All degrees with the conferral date of September 1, 2023 are expected to be posted by September 18, 2023.