Villanova University facts for kids
|Motto||Veritas, Unitas, Caritas (Latin)|
|Motto in English||Truth, Unity, Love|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic
Order of Saint Augustine
|President||Rev. Peter M. Donohue, O.S.A.|
|Location||Villanova, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Campus||Suburban, 254 acres (1.03 km2)|
|Colors||Blue and White|
|Mascot||Will D. Cat|
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. .
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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