Events

Click the dropdowns below for a comprehensive, categorized listing of upcoming on- and off-campus events sponsored by VUAA and our partners. All details are subject to change - check back frequently for updates and click on the specific links for event contact info.

If you would like to plan an alumni event in your area and have it listed on this page, fill out the Event Proposal Form

For even more events, check out the Alumni Events Calendar and the University Events Calendar.

To stay up-to-date with on-campus happenings, check out current and past issues of Villanova magazine and The Buzz mobile app

To access recordings of several past on-campus events, check out the Villanova YouTube channel

NOTE: All undergraduate student musical group performances may be found on the Music Activities website.  

Many more academic and cultural events are hosted by:

 

March

March 24 - The Grace of Playing: A Conversation on Sports and Their Role in Human Flourishing
Sponsored by the Institute for Catholic Social Thought

March 28 - 31 - Villanova Theatre presents Little Women

March 28 - Environmental Justice and the Importance of Journalism
Sponsored by the Center for Peace and Justice Education

March 29 - Laying the Augustinian Foundation in America

March 29 - Oscar Romero Solidarity Lecture: Sweatshops, Globalization and Social Justice
Sponsored by the Center for Peace and Justice Education

March 30 - 14th Annual Villanova Literary Festival with Reginald Dwayne Betts

March 31 - 2017 Gregor Mendel Symposium: Care of Our Common Home

 

April

April 1 - 9 - Villanova Theatre presents Little Women 

April 4 - Global Stability & Insecurity: Latin America's Role in 2017 and Beyond featuring Former Mexican President Vicente Fox
Co-sponsored by the Center for Global Leadership

April 6 - Climate Change and Its Impact on Health
Sponsored by the Naratil Family Health and Human Values Lecture Series

April 7 - Gender & Women's Studies Program Student Research Conference

April 19 - College of Health Global Health Symposium

April 20 - Earth Day Keynote

April 20 - 14th Annual Villanova Literary Festival with Jennifer Haigh

 

Upcoming open houses, information sessions and school fairs 

Learn about on-campus sustainability initiatives by reading the monthly Sustainability Newsletter

Schedule a tour of the Augustinian Heritage Room in the St. Thomas Monastery by emailing communications@augustinian.org or calling Dennis McGowan, OSA in the St. Thomas Monastery at (610)-519-7500. 

Alumni, parents and friends are invited to join Regional Clubs around the country in support of local student scholarships. Proceeds from all of these events benefit Club Scholarship Funds, which provide financial assistance to current students from the local club area. 14 Clubs hosted scholarship events in 2016 that raised over $312,000.

Visit alumni.villanova.edu/scholarship for a listing of upcoming scholarship events. 

The Alumni Association and our partners offer several opportunities throughout the year to network and connect with other Villanovans.  Check out alumni.villanova.edu/careers to learn more about our events and resources, which are open to all members of the Villanova community. 

New Student Send-Offs provide a forum for incoming freshmen to connect with current students, parents and alumni. Visit alumni.villanova.edu/sendoffs for more information. 

April

April 8 - NROTC Military Excellence Competition 

April 10 - Palm Beach Golf Outing and Dinner

April 30 - Charlotte Mass and Reception with Father Peter

 

June

June 8 - 11 - Reunion 2017

 

October

October 27 - 29 - Homecoming 2017

The Campus Activities Team shows movies on most weekends during the semester and live music performances and open mic nights throughout the semester.
The Campus Activities Team shows movies on most weekends during the semester and live music performances and open mic nights throughout the semester.
The Campus Activities Team shows movies on most weekends during the semester and live music performances and open mic nights throughout the semester

 

The Campus Activities Team (CAT) hosts Happy Friday every Friday at the Oreo from 12:30 - 2 p.m. featuring free food and giveaways. CAT also shows movies on most weekends during the semester and hosts regular live music performances and open mic nights. 

Travel the world with Villanova alumni, family, and friends through the Alumni Association's customized travel program. Visit alumni.villanova.edu/travel for a list of upcoming trips and to learn more about the program.