The Villanova University Investment Office is responsible for managing the university's endowment assets. The Investment Office is overseen by a subcommittee of the Board of Trustees.
The Villanova endowment provides scholarships, supports academic and athletic programs, and funds faculty endowed chairs. Therefore, the paramount mission of the Investment Office is sound stewardship of the assets. The Investment Office is responsible for executing on the investment policy prescribed by the Investment Committee by investing the portfolio in a diversified mix of external managers across an array of asset classes.
The Villanova Investment Office is committed to managing the University's endowment in a prudent manner that optimizes the financial resources for current use in achieving the goals of the University, while preserving the purchasing power of the portfolio for future generations.