Villanova University Admissions

The application fee is $80 for applying undergraduate school and $50 for graduate school at Villanova University. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$80
Graduate Application Fees$50
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree Offered1 Year Certificate, Associate, Bachelor, Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)

Admission Statistics

For academic year 2018-19, the acceptance rate is 29.00% and yield is 25.00%. 10,825 men and 11,916 women applied to Villanova University and 3,031 men and 3,575 women students were accepted. Among them, 788 men and 894 women were enrolled into the school (Fall 2018). Following table and chart show the admission statistics including number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
Acceptance Ratio 29.00%28.00%30.00%
Yield 25.00%26.00%25.01%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, 881 students (52% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 807 students (48%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 710 and 25th percentile is 640. The SAT Math score is 760 (75th) and 660 (25th). The submitted ACT score is 100 (75th percentile) and 100 (25th percentile). .
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing640710
SAT Math660760
ACT Composite3033
ACT Math2732
ACT English3135
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Villanova University are very competitive and high when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,117, ACT: 66 - Private (not-for-profit) Master's College and University (larger programs)).

Application Requirements

Villanova University requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, Recommendations and Formal Demonstration of Competencies to its applicants.The school recommends to submit High School GPA, Next table summarizes Villanova University application requirements.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and required years of subject, see Villanova University online application page .
Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankRecommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRequired
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended