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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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CatholicU offers more than 130 undergraduate programs — all rooted in a strong liberal arts foundation and the Catholic intellectual tradition.


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Catholic University to Host Opus Prize

The Opus Foundation has chosen Catholic University to host the 2022 Opus Prize, an annual faith-based humanitarian award. The $1 million award and two $100,000 prizes make up one of the world's largest faith-based awards for social entrepreneurship.

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