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Student Life

The mission of the Division of Student Life at The Catholic University of America is to promote and facilitate the growth of students to a full and balanced maturity. In partnership with the academic community, the division seeks to support and stimulate intellectual development both in and outside the classroom.

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"The work of the student life educator at CUA is based on a philosophy that the goal of education is not simply to develop the intellect of a student, but also to facilitate the growth of the whole person."

- Vice President for Student Life.

  • Campus Life
    The campus of Catholic University is more than a place of learning it's a place for living, too! That's why, day and night, you can find friendships and activities waiting for you.
  • Housing
    Attending college is not just about the pursuit of academic knowledge; it's about growth as a person and living in a community of your peers.
  • Dining Services
    The Dining Service program offers students flexible food options and a variety of services tailored to meet individual needs.
  • Athletics
    The Catholic University athletic program sponsors 21 NCAA Division III sports that allow students to excel both in the classroom and on the field.
  • Student Organizations
    With more than 100 student organizations, CUA makes it easy for you to pursue your interests in virtually every field and activity imaginable.