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Explore Life on Campus at Catholic University

The Catholic University of America is a national research university with 6,000 undergraduate and graduate students in more than 180 academic programs on a residential campus in the heart of the nation's capital.

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Degree Programs

More than 60 bachelor's, 78 master's, and 45 doctoral degrees.

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Academic Focus Day

If you’re interested in pursuing one of Catholic University’s most distinctive programs, our academic Focus Day on Oct. 25 is for you.

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The D.C. Advantage

Our 176-acre campus is three miles north of the U.S. Capitol.

Sales Program Graduates Entering High-Paying Positions

Busch School of Business graduates are successfully landing high paying sales jobs in recent years. Based on the success of a set of sales courses, the school established a minor and certificate program in sales, open to all students at the University.

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Upcoming Events

  • Family Weekend

    Family Weekend

    Friday, Oct. 18, through Sunday, Oct. 20

    Join us for a fun-filled, family-focused weekend on our beautiful campus, with opportunities to participate in academic, spiritual, social, athletic, and service activities. Highlights will include a welcome from President Garvey, football game and kickoff party, family game night (with lots of prizes), showcase of student organizations, Family Weekend Mass (stay for coffee and doughnuts), and so much more!

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

Pope Francis