Neighbors and Friends

Villanova University has been a proud and contributing member of the community since its founding in 1842 and values its roles in the region as an educator, employer, and economic driver. Villanova is committed to partnering with its neighbors and friends to develop programs, respond to concerns, and build successful relationships.

The University is pleased to make many of its resources available to neighbors and friends including lectures by prominent public figures and scholars, access to facilities through the Friends of Villanova Program, participation in classes and programs, religious services, and opportunities to attend athletic and cultural events. This website provides a sampling of ways you can be involved in the life of University – please explore and let us know what you think!


Neighbors Update

Neighbors Update is an email newsletter targeted specifically to neighbors and friends of Villanova University. It provides information about Villanova events, campus initiatives and opportunities to be involved. Subscribe to Neighbors Update by sending your name  and email address to

View the most recent issues:

To stay up to date with us, check out our Nova Neighbors Facebook page!

Villanova Update with Chrissy Quisenberry and Chris Kovolski

Chrissy and Chris join John to discuss various topics including: Villanova's 175th anniversary celebration (including a related brew), an ongoing donation partnership, and thoughts on the continuing construction status.

Below is a printable PDF of Noteworthy Dates and Campus Events August 2018 - Early November 2018


Additional 2018 - 2019 dates of note include:

Contact Us

Villanova values the input of its neighbors and friends. Should you have questions or concerns regarding any University matter, please contact Laura Wagoner, Assistant Director of Government and Community Relations at or 610-519-7455.