The University is led by President John Garvey, the 15th president of The Catholic University of America. The provost and senior vice president is Andrew Abela, who is the chief academic officer. The University is also governed by the Academic Senate and the Board of Trustees.

The 12 schools of the University are led by their respective deans. Theological College, the seminary that is affiliated with Catholic University, is led by its rector. The senior administrators provide important leadership for our administrative departments.

The official policies governing the University are posted on the University’s website and are publicly available.