2015 New Student Orientation

New Student Move-In: Wednesday, August 19

Parent Orientation: Thursday, August 20

New Student Orientation: Thursday, August 20 - 23


New Students



Villanova University welcomes you to our community. We are delighted that you have chosen to spend the next four years here where you will have the opportunity to learn and to grow, inside and outside of the classroom. During your time at Villanova, you will be challenged academically, socially, personally, and spiritually. It will be up to you to rise to meet the challenges and to make the most out of your college years!

If you have any questions or concerns before your arrival in August, please feel free to contact the New Student Orientation Office. Welcome again to Villanova!


General Information

Opening Day events will include the University Welcome, meetings for parents and students with both Academic Colleges and Orientation Counselors, Parents Info Sessions and Resource Fair, Family Picnic and Opening Mass.

2 Students moving in

New Student Housing

Please check these links for more information on our New Student Housing process. View our dorm rooms and locations. See what it takes to become a Resident Assistant!

You will also find additional, helpful information on our Residence Life web site. What is it like to live on campus, a single room or a triple - which is best?


Services and Resources

Please check these links for more information on the various services offered to our students. You will also find a great deal of information in the Residence Life web site, as well as the Dean of Students site.


Services & Resources

Check these links for useful information on various services offered to our students.

Contact Us

  Orientation Office
  207 Dougherty Hall
  Phone: (610) 519-4200
  Email: orientation@villanova.edu

  Useful Links:
  ● Maps and Directions
  ● Virtual Tour

Orientation at Villanova

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