|Latin: Universitas Villanovana|
|Augustinian College of Villanova (1842-1953)|
|Motto||Veritas, Unitas, Caritas (Latin)|
Motto in English
|Truth, Unity, Charity|
|Roman Catholic (Augustinian)|
|Endowment||$766.9 million (2019)|
|President||Peter M. Donohue|
|Students||10,842 (Fall 2016)|
260 acres (110 ha)
|Colors||Blue and White |
|NCAA Division I – Big East, Big 5, CAA|
|Mascot||Will D. Cat (current), Count Villan (former) |
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]
- As of June 30, 2019. "U.S. and Canadian Institutions Listed by Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Endowment Market Value and Change in Endowment Market Value from FY 2018 to FY 2019". National Association of College and University Business Officers and TIAA. Retrieved January 30, 2020.
- "Common Data Set 2016–2017" (PDF). Villanova University. Retrieved January 7, 2017.
- "Visual Identity Guidelines | Villanova University". Retrieved June 1, 2018.