Nominating a gift in your Will to Villanova College will bring far-reaching outcomes for our community, empowering generations of Villanovan’s to achieve their best in a rapidly changing world.

A gift from your estate is a personal way to support the causes you care about and can be realised through cash, shares or property. You can leave a percentage of your estate, a set amount, or what remains following all other disbursements. No matter how big or small the gift, the generosity of people such as you will transform the lives of many and shape the future of Villanova College.

“God provides the wind, Man must raise the sail.” St. Augustine

Please consult your legal advisor prior to drafting a Will or updating an existing one. Your financial and legal advisors can ensure your wishes are actioned in the manner that you intended. Villanova College does not provide legal advice and you are under no obligation to inform the College of your bequest. However, by sharing your intentions with us, we will be able to recognise you during your lifetime and in the future. While any information provided to Villanova College is not legally binding, it will help the College plan for the future and will be treated in the strictest of confidence. You can change your Will at any time.

For a confidential conversation, please contact the Villanova College Foundation Office via email at Provided below is suggested text for preparing a Will and this information may be of help when discussing your estate planning. However, your legal advisor is the best person to assist you.

Download the suggested text for making a Bequest to the Villanova College Foundation Building Fund here.
Download the suggested text for making a general Bequest to Villanova College here.