You’re ready to apply to The Catholic University of America! On this page, we will guide you through the application process and provide you with the information you need about tuition, scholarships, and financial aid.

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    Application Process

    It all starts here: explore our different application options, deadlines, and requirements.

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    AP, IB, and Dual-Enrollment Credit

    Many of our applicants challenge themselves with Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, or Dual-Enrollment courses while in high school. Through these programs, you may be able to earn college credit before beginning at Catholic University.

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    We offer a range of scholarships that recognize and reward you for outstanding academic performance in high school — as well as exceptional leadership and service in your school, church and community.

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    Need-Based Financial Assistance

    Almost 90 percent of students at Catholic University receive some level of financial assistance, based on both financial need and academic potential.

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    A Catholic University education is both valuable and affordable. Our costs are competitive with other private national research institutions. And 95 percent of our first-year students receive scholarships and grants from the University.

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Visit Catholic University

Our 30-minute information sessions are followed by a campus tour led by a current Catholic University student.