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GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). For more information about VA educational benefits please visit the official Veteran Affairs website at www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.

The VA determines student eligibility to receive educational benefits.  Students must apply for benefits with the VA before their eligibility can be determined.

Certification depends upon your VA determined eligibility, enrollment status and program of study.  Veteran certifications are processed at Villanova within the Office of the Registrar by one of our two School Certifying Officials (SCO).  SCO contact information is provided below.  Please notify the proper certifying official of any enrollment changes.

To check on the status of your application, remaining entitlement, or any other general questions, please contact the Department of Veteran Affairs educational hotline: 1-888-GI-BILL-1 (1-888-442-4551) or submit a question electronically through Ask a QuestionVillanova SCOs cannot provide advisement or counseling related to Veteran benefits. 

Villanova University participates in the Post 9/11 GI Bill® Yellow Ribbon program. 

The Office of Financial Assistance at Villanova University seeks to ensure that students have equitable and fair access to our institutional funds. While we are compassionate to our military families and all they have sacrificed, it is important to understand that we do not exclude Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits from the financial aid packaging process. Thus, students who receive the Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits will have their institutional financial aid (Villanova sponsored need based Grant/Scholarships) evaluated based on the receipt of the Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits. To ensure early notice of any effect to the student’s financial aid award a copy of the COE (Certification of Eligibility) should be submitted every year as a part of the Villanova Financial Aid application process. Please note that the inclusion of Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits in our calculation of aid affects institutional aid only.  Federal and State financial aid is not affected by the Post 9/11 GI Bill benefit.

Note: You must still submit your COE to our VA School Certifying Official (SCO).

For more information about financial aid please contact the Office of Financial Assistance:
Telephone: (610) 519-4010
Email: finaid@villanova.edu

Students enrolled in non-credit professional programs (Six Sigma, Project Managment, etc.): please contact Matthew Benko  by calling 610-519-4264 or emailing matthew.benko@villanova.edu

Students enrolled in degree programs (Bachelors, Masters, Law & Tax, PhD, etc.): please contact Justin Machain by calling 610-519-4034 or emailing justin.machain@villanova.edu

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Phone: 610.519.4030
Fax: 610.519.4033
Email: registrar@villanova.edu
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The spring 2018 semester has begun!  All students should be fully registered for courses beginning in January 2018.

Drop/Add Deadlines
Students, please consult your respective program’s academic calendar for drop/add deadline. After the drop/add deadline, no changes may be made to your schedule. You must contact your college or program advisor directly if you choose to withdraw from a course.

Fall 2017 Incomplete (N) Grade Deadlines
Students: Those carrying an incomplete (N) grade for fall 2017 coursework must submit work to their instructor no later than Friday, January 26, 2018. 
Instructors: Grade Changes Requests for fall 2017 coursework are due no later than Friday, February 9, 2018.  See Grade Change Workflow located under Policies and Procedures, for instructions to submit change of grade.

Students expecting degrees for December 2017:
December 2017 degrees will be posted to transcripts by January 15, 2018. Diplomas will be mailed directly to the address specified on your Prospective Graduation Form or Application to Graduate.  Degree candidates: please select the ''hold for degree' option when ordering a transcript.

 

* Fall 2017 Enrollment Report.pdf
Includes Fall Semesters 2014 - 2017
* Spring 2017 Enrollment Statistics.pdf
Includes Spring Semesters 2014 - 2017