Villanova University

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Villanova University
City: Villanova, Radnor Township, Pennsylvania
Type: Private
Sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, field hockey, football, golf, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, track and field, volleyball, water polo[1]
Colors: dark blue, light blue, white
Mascot: Wildcats

Villanova University is a Pennsylvania private university founded in 1842.[2] It is located in Villanova, Radnor Township, Pennsylvania. It ranked #1 in US News's 2008 "Universities-Master's (North): Top Schools" list.[3] It was ranked the #1 school in PC Magazine's Top 20 Wired Colleges.[4]


Villanova has 10 men's and 12 women's sports teams.[1] The men's basketball team has won three national championships, in 1985, 2016, and 2018.[5] The 1985 team was a #8 seed in the tournament and remains the lowest-seed ever to win the tournament.