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Our Plan for Fall 2020

The Catholic University of America

The Catholic University of America is a national research university with 5,700 undergraduate and graduate students in more than 250 academic programs on a residential campus in the heart of Washington, D.C.

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Responding to the Novel Coronavirus

Classes will continue to be taught online through the end of the term, and our residence halls will remain closed.

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Virtual Odyssey Day

Our faculty, staff, and students have recorded videos to give admitted students a way to discover more about CatholicU. 

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Explore Programs

Discover your calling and pursue your dreams through one of our academic programs. 

Social Workers Show Resilience Amid Pandemic

Students, faculty, and staff in the National Catholic School of Social Service have rallied in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Upcoming Events

  • Cardinal Weekend 2020

    Cardinal Weekend 2020

    Friday, Oct. 23, to Sunday, Oct. 25

    Our biggest annual homecoming and reunion celebration has the potential to be bigger than ever this year: You can attend Cardinal Weekend 2020 from wherever you are because it will be held completely online.

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True education enables us to love life and opens us to the fullness of life.

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