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Student Life

The mission of the Division of Student Affairs 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.

  • 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 over 80 student organizations, CUA makes it easy for you to pursue your interests in virtually every field and activity imaginable.


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"At Catholic, you will find an exceptional collegiate experience that has the potential to make a true difference in your life. I urge all students to take advantage of the opportunities available to get the most out of the CU experience."

- Jon Sawyer
Associate Vice President of Student Life & Dean of Students