The College of Professional Studies offers orientation sessions and individualized support to assist students in becoming acquainted with their programs. Information is available to students via the CPS website at cps.villanova.edu. Information is also available at CPS, on campus in Vasey Hall, by phone at 610-519-4300, or via email firstname.lastname@example.org. Virtual, live orientation sessions and in-person orientation sessions occur on a periodic basis. Video recordings of orientation sessions are available on the CPS Student Support Services website
Orientation occurs before the start of the academic semester for the Paralegal Professional, Recovery Specialist, VIISTA, and Pre-college Academy certificate programs. Students are notified of the date and time at registration. Students are encouraged to take advantage of CPS events and support services to interact with the College faculty, staff, and their classmates.