ID and Password FAQ's

In order to access Villanova’s information resources on the Internet and in the University computer you will be required to know your ID and password.

How did I get my ID and Password information?

All student, faculty and staff are automatically issued an ID and password. A letter with this information will be sent to your home. If you do not know the ID and password, contact University Information Technologies (UNIT) at 610-519-7777.

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What do I use my ID and password for? And what does it look like?

Your ID, that is used for logging into your e-mail account and Novasis, begins with your first initial and is followed by all or part of your last name and a number. Example: JSMITH01

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How do I get my Novasis PIN number?

NOVASIS requires a PIN number separate from all other university systems. Your ID will be the same as your e-mail. You will be mailed the PIN number when you enroll. If you do not have it, call the Registrar's Office at 610-519-4030 or go to the Novasis web site and request that it be e-mailed to you. The PIN Number is issued by the Registrar's Office.

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What can I do on Novasis?

You can:

  • View your grades
  • View the course catalog
  • Register for courses
  • Change your personal information (phone number, home address, etc.) and view your class schedule on Novasis.

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How do I register and /or access my grades on-line?

Students can access their personal account information, grades, class registration and other information at http://www.registrar.villanova.edu.   Your Novasis account can be accessed at any time.  Your Novasis user ID is your Social Security Number and your password was assigned by the Registrar's Office.  You receive a mailing when you registered for classes for the first time.

If you forget your Novasis password go to:

This will allow you to acquire your Novasis password information.

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What is Blackboard and how do I access it?

Blackboard a e-learning resource where professors are able to post assignments, grades, class syllabi, or announcements.

You can access Villanova’s e-learning resources at the web address: http://elearning.villanova.edu

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Contact Us

Villanova University
Academic Support for Athletics

Andrew J. Talley Athletic Center
Offices 161-164
Villanova, PA 19085
Phone: 610.519.7719
Fax: 610.519.6884

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