At Catholic University, you’ll find inspiration for your story. Our beautiful 176-acre campus in the heart of Washington, D.C. will provide you with enriching opportunities inside and outside the classroom.
Apply for free: Use the Common Application for undergraduate admission
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Please note: Catholic University does not charge a fee to apply.
International students applying to Catholic University must have successfully completed a university preparatory course of study at a secondary school (a minimum of 12 years of primary and secondary school training comprising the equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma). Upon receipt of your completed application and required admission materials, your credentials are reviewed by members of the admission staff.
The Catholic University of America is committed to the belief that "with respect to the fundamental rights of the person, every type of discrimination, whether social or cultural, whether based on sex, race, color, social condition, language, or religion, is to be overcome and eradicated as contrary to God's intent." Accordingly, it is the policy of the University to comply fully with provisions of federal and local laws and regulations, where applicable, which prohibit discrimination on the basis of criteria specified in those laws and regulations in educational programs and activities, including admission.
Fall semester (Sept. to Dec.)
Nov. 1 — Early Action and Early Decision I application deadline
Feb. 1 — Regular Decision and Early Decision II application deadline
Living and studying in Washington, D.C. is expensive. The exact cost varies considerably from person to person and from one degree program to another.
International students are eligible for Catholic University merit scholarships. Catholic University awards up to $33,000 per year per student.