|Latin: Universitas Villanovana|
|Augustinian College of Villanova (1842–1845)|
Villanova College (until 1953)
|Motto||Veritas, Unitas, Caritas (Latin)|
Motto in English
|Truth, Unity, Charity|
|Endowment||$645 million (2017)|
|President||Peter M. Donohue|
|Students||10,842 (Fall 2016)|
|Postgraduates||3,843 (Fall 2016)|
|Campus||Suburban, 254 acres (1.03 km2)|
|Colors||Blue and White|
|Athletics||NCAA Division I – Big East, CAA|
Philadelphia Big 5
|Mascot||Will D. Cat|
The Villanova University is a private university in Villanova, Pennsylvania. The university has about 9,535 students. It was founded in 1842. The current president of the university is Rev. Peter M. Donohue, O.S.A. .
Sports[change | change source]
The athletics teams of the university are called the Wildcats. They have 24 varsity teams, most of which compete in the Big East Conference. The football team plays in the Colonial Athletic Association, and the women's rowing team is a member of the American Athletic Conference.
Sources[change | change source]
- "Common Data Set 2016–2017" (PDF). Villanova University. Retrieved January 7, 2017.
- "VU Brand Guidelines" (PDF). Villanova University. August 2015. Retrieved March 12, 2018.