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Villanova University
MottoVeritas, Unitas, Caritas (Latin)
Motto in EnglishTruth, Unity, Love
Established1842
TypePrivate
Religious affiliationRoman Catholic
Order of Saint Augustine
Endowment$370 million[1]
PresidentRev. Peter M. Donohue, O.S.A.
Academic staff545
Admin. staff2,000
Students10,482[2]
Undergraduates6,394
Postgraduates3,200
LocationVillanova, Pennsylvania, United States
CampusSuburban, 254 acres (1.03 km2)
ColorsBlue and White            
NicknameWildcats
MascotWill D. Cat
Websitewww.villanova.edu
The St. Thomas of Villanova Chapel on campus.

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

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.

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