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Villanova University Trademarks

The following words are marks registered with the United States Federal Patent and Trademark Office for Villanova University:

    NOVA ™

In addition, the following marks are registered designs for Villanova University:
Villanova University Seal
Villanova University Institutional Mark
Villanova University "V" Mark
Villanova University "Cathead" Mark
Villanova University "V-Cat" Mark
Villanova University "Villanova" and "Wildcats" Word Marks

Villanova University marks should be used with the following guidelines:

  • The marks should not be altered in any fashion including color changes
  • The marks should have the proper trademark symbols
  • The marks should not be used in association with a private business or used in a manner that might imply endorsements by the University with an outside business or product without proper authorization from the University.
  • The marks should not be used in any manner which implies University support or endorsement of any movement, a candidate for public office, political party, or an activity or program not officially sponsored by the University.

For further information regarding artwork for these marks visit Logos On Demand at, or call the Licensing Program Office at Villanova University at 610-519-7683.

Jacob Whitten
Assistant Athletics Director - Marketing
Villanova University Athletics