University Initiatives

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The Office of the President also provides support for the following key Presidential initiatives:

The Economic and Community Impact Study

The Economic and Community Impact Study was commissioned to help define the role Villanova University plays in the surrounding community as an employer, purchaser, destination for visitors, economic driver and provider of services.

The Strategic Plan

The Strategic Plan was developed to identify academic and programmatic priorities which will guide the University as it seeks to strengthen its position in higher education.

The Campus Master Plan

The Campus Master Plan, developed as part of the Strategic Planning process, will provide direction for the University as it considers how its physical plant can best be used to meet current and future needs.     

Middle States Accreditation

Middle States is one of seven regional accreditors within the United States. Although a voluntary practice, holding regional accreditation is a requirement for higher education institutions seeking to access federal student financial  aid and other funding.