Rooted. Restless.—Villanova University’s Strategic Plan 2020-2030

Rooted. Restless.—Villanova University’s Strategic Plan 2020-2030

October 25, 2019 0 By Stanley Isaacs


Echoing the spirit of St Augustine We have named our new strategic plan Rooted. Restless. Rooted alludes to our Augustinian Catholic values and restless evokes St Augustine’s call to ignite meaningful change ♪ We recognize there are things we do very well We know there are things we can do better And areas where we must improve ♪ By 2030, physical transformations are not the only changes you will see around campus ♪ There is a renewed commitment to improving all areas of sustainability from impacting climate change to using renewable energy ♪ We will create a new student center for Augustinian education, connecting Villanovans to powerful service learning opportunities And a more comprehensive career center will serve students and all alumni ♪ In the next 10 years, there are also improvements in the Villanova we all know ♪ Students come to Villanova because we meet 100% of financial need Teacher-Scholars are making groundbreaking discoveries Graduates and undergraduates are working with them changing lives for the better And, our community is ever more diverse and connected igniting change here on campus and around the world ♪ Together, we are stewards of this great university We are fueled by common goals and a shared belief in Villanova’s mission We are Rooted We are Restless Together we will make this future a reality We are the faces of this community, We are the heart and mind of this strategic plan We are Villanova