First-Year Students

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

  • Application Process

    Whether you’re applying early decision (binding), early action (non-binding), or regular decision, it’s good to begin early.

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  • Tuition and Fees

    The Catholic University of America aims to help as many eligible students as possible achieve their goal of obtaining a high-quality academic and values-based education.

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  • Scholarships

    The Catholic University of America offers 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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  • Financial Aid

    Eight out of every 10 full-time students at Catholic University receive some level of financial aid, based on both need and academic potential.

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  • Transfer Credits

    Students may seek to transfer credit to The Catholic University of America from other academic institutions.

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