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The Catholic University of America

620 Michigan Avenue- NE
Washington, District of Columbia 20064

Level Four or more years
Undergraduate Enrollment 3,139
Setting City
Links Financial Aid Office
Admissions Office
Online Application (Fee: $0)

Total 2023 Full-Time Undergraduate Enrollment 3,139
Total 2023 Full-Time First-Year Enrollment 860
Total 2023 Total Enrollment 5,171
Middle 50% Range of HS GPA for Freshmen 3.50 GPA
Middle 50% Range of ACT/SAT for Freshmen N/A
Test Optional Yes
Accept Transfer Students Yes
Middle 50% College GPA for Transfer Students N/A
Total 2023 Full-Time Transfer Student Enrollment 65
Catholic Order Affiliation The National University of the Catholic Church in America; the only institution in the US with a Papal Charter
3 Most Popular Majors Business; Nursing; Psychology
Unique Academic Programs Dual Architecture & Engineering, Nursing, Neuroscience
School Mascot Cardinals

Interesting Facts:

  • Only university chartered by the Vatican and founded by the U.S. Bishops.  
  • Largest physical campus in Washington, DC.
  • Home to the largest solar farm in the Nation's capital.   
Social Media Pages:
Twitter:  @CatholicUniv
Facebook: @CatholicUniversity
Instagram: @cuaadmission