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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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COVID-19 Updates

Stay up to date with the latest information from Catholic University regarding COVID-19.

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Application Deadlines

The Early Action and Early Decision I application deadline is Nov. 1.

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Program Finder

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

U.S. Department of Energy Leaders Visit Campus, Tour VSL

The Vitreous State Laboratory’s long-standing partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management was on display Sept. 27 when senior leaders from the department visited campus for a tour.

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Upcoming Events

  • Encounter the Spirit

    Encounter the Spirit

    Monday Oct. 25 2021, 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Come join us at Encounter the Spirit! We will get to know each other, pray together, and reflect on a Gift of the Spirit through the life of a saint. We hope to see you there!

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

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