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.
The Catholic University of America and the Office of Undergraduate Admissions will be closed on Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day.
Your Enrollment Deposit
Newly admitted students can pay their enrollment deposits online. Utilize CardinalPay through Cardinal Station. The non-refundable deposit is the first payment to your student account.
Newly Admitted Students
Are you a newly admitted Fall 2013 undergraduate student? Check out your next steps!
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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.
Explore the majors, minors, and special programs available to our students .
CUA Scholarship Programs
At CUA, we offer a wide range of scholarships that recognize and reward you for outstanding academic performance in high school-as well as exceptional leadership and service in your school, church and community.
International study provides new cultural perspectives that enhance academic programs and supplement majors. Students who opt to study abroad have the change to not only live in another country, but to immerse themselves completely in a different culture.
Best 373 Colleges
The Catholic University of America is named "A Best in the Northeast" by the Princeton Review.
The Princeton Review's Guide to 311 Green Colleges
The Catholic University of America is one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the United States and Canada, according to The Princeton Review.
- Andrea Raffle, Class of 2014
Browse the Admission View Book online, click here.
CUA's Early Action deadline is November 15 and Regular Decision is February 15. Get started on your application today!
Learn more about planning for the cost of a college education. Find scholarship possibilities available to you!
We invite you to visit our campus, schedule an appointment with your department of interest, and take a tour.
With over 80 undergraduate majors, CUA gives students the opportunity to pursue all their academic interests. Explore the majors, minors, and special programs available to our students.
- AP Credits
The undergraduate programs in all schools of the University give academic credit for Advanced Placement courses taken in high school according to select criteria.
- Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC) at CUA
Contact information for CUA students interested in enrolling in one of the ROTC programs offered through the DC Consortium.
- Honors Program
At Catholic University, the Honors Program provides an intellectual adventure for motivated students of outstanding academic promise who seek a rigorous and challenging learning experience.
in the Nation's Capital
One of CUA's greatest benefits is our location, offering the best of city life on a suburban campus.
Calendar and To-do List
Now is the perfect time to visit CUA.
JAN27Undergraduate Open House
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APRCardinal Visit Days
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Register now for Odyssey Day.
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