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Villanova University

Charles Widger School of Law

Villanova, PA

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Overview

Villanova University / Charles Widger School of Law is located in Villanova, PA, in a suburban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Juris Doctor/Master of Laws (JD/LL M)
Master of Laws (LL M)
Juris Doctor (JD)
Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 24
Doctoral Degrees 212

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,373
Applied
720
Accepted
169
Enrolled
52%

Applying

0
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st April 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam LSAT
Master's Degree Requirements JD (for LL M)
Doctoral Degree Exam LSAT

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

592
Total Graduate Students
9%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
90%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.24%
Black or African American 4.22%
White or Caucasian 78%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.34%
Asian 3.89%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.17%
Two or more races 2.53%
Unknown 4.39%

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (49%)

Faculty

111
Total faculty
Full-time - 46
Part-time - 65
Male (75)
Female (36)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Business law; international law (public and private); tax law; criminal law, procedure, and sentencing; law and religion
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 299 North Spring Mill Road
Villanova, PA  19085
United States
Contact Mr. John Y. Gotanda
Dean/Professor of Law
Email: gotanda@law.villanova.edu
Phone: 610-519-7007
Fax: 610-519-6472