The Catholic University of America is a community of scholars, both faculty and students, set apart to discover and preserve knowledge, with particular reference to the needs and opportunities of the nation.
We are a community of research, teaching, learning and service, dedicated
to confronting the great problems of culture and society.
Catholic University is now test-optional for undergraduate admission
The Catholic University of America has announced that, effective immediately, submission of standardized tests will be optional for students applying for undergraduate admission. First-year and transfer applicants will receive full consideration for admission and merit-based scholarships regardless of whether they submit the results from the SAT or the ACT.
Full Press Release; Test Optional FAQs
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Cardinal Preview Day
The Catholic University of America invites all students admitted into the Class of 2020 to join us for Cardinal Preview Day on February 20, 2016.
Odyssey Day April 8, 2016
Odyssey Day offers you the chance to experience Catholic University's rich and varied resources in an entirely new way-- as an admitted student!
Your Admissions Counselor
Are you curious about who is your admissions representative? Put a face to the name! Each CUA admissions counselor is the contact person for a specific region of the country. To see what counselor is assigned to your area, click on the link above.
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From the Cardinals Desk
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