Catholic University of America (CUA)

Washington, DC

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CUA Housing

  • On-Campus Housing Available
  • Freshmen Students Required to Live on Campus
  • Meal Service
  • Co-ed Dorms
  • Women's Dorms
  • Men's Dorms
  • Single-Student Apartments
  • Special Housing for Disabled Students
  • Other: Theme, wellness, and university-affiliated housing.
Room & Board Expenses $14,274
Living On-Campus 62%
Living Off-Campus 38%

CUA Ratings & Reviews

Overall College Life Rating:

Rated 3 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave Catholic University of America 3 stars in College Life.

Student Ratings

Former Student - Last Attended 1993

College Life Rating

The school has many clubs and organizations, but no greek life when I was there. Their athletics are division III, however the rugby team allows for anyone to play if they want. The campus is fairly safe and there is a a good bit of security available. Most of the nightlife is in Washington D.C. or near other schools in the area. There are a few local bars and lots of "house" gatherings. If you want culture there are tons of museums and monuments to visit.


CUA Campus Safety

Emergency Hotline
(202) 319-5111
Medical Center Emergency Department
(202) 319-5744
Campus Police
620 Michigan Ave., N.E. Washington, DC 20064

CUA Athletics

Quick Facts
Team Mascot: Cardinals
School Colors: red and black
Official Athletics Site: www.cuacardinals.com
Athletic Facilities fitness center, gymnasium, swimming pool, tennis courts; weight and training rooms; baseball, basketball, field hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball, track, and volleyball fields
Athletic Conferences: NAA, NCAA
Football: Old Dominion Athletic Conference
Basketball: Landmark Conference
Baseball: Landmark Conference
Track: Landmark Conference

Athletics Department at Catholic University of America

Athletic Director Name
Mike Allen
Athletic Department Email
allen@cua.edu
Athletic Department Address
Athletic Director, The Catholic University of America, 620 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20064

CUA Student Organizations

Greek Organizations
Number of Fraternities: 1
Number of Sororities: 1
Percentage of Men in Fraternities: 1%
Percentage of Women in Sororities: 1%
Military Programs
ROTC Army
ROTC Navy
ROTC Air Force

Other Organizations

  • Academic Clubs
  • Business
  • Environmental
  • Music Organizations (Band, Choir, etc.)
  • Political Activism
  • Theatre/Drama
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Religious Organizations
  • Minority Organizations
  • Student Government
  • Student Newspaper
  • Literary Magazine
  • Yearbook
  • Radio Station

CUA Student Services

Computer & Technological Services

  • Internet Access
  • Computers in Residence Halls
  • Computers in Libraries
  • Computer Labs
  • Computers in Student Center
  • Email Account Provided by School

Career & Employment Services

  • Career Counseling
  • Internship Placement
  • Interest Inventory
  • On-Campus Job Interviews
  • Resume Assistance
  • Alumni Network
  • Interview Training
  • Other: job fair, job search workshops, credential file service, career information panels.

Counseling Services

  • Minority Student Counseling
  • Military Counseling
  • Veteran Counseling
  • Older Student Counseling
  • Personal Counseling
  • Academic Counseling
  • Psychological Counseling
  • Religious Counseling

Physically Handicapped Services

  • Note-Taking Service
  • Recording Devices
  • Tutors
  • Reader Services
  • Interpreters for Hearing-Impaired
  • Special Housing
  • Adaptive Equipment
  • Braille Services

Other Services at Catholic University of America

School Store / Bookstore

  • Health Services
  • Library on Campus
  • Non-Remedial Tutoring
  • Placement Services
  • Health Insurance

Famous Alumni

  • Robert P. Casey, U.S. senator, Pennsylvania
  • Brian M. Cashman, general manager, New York Yankees
  • Harolyn Blackwell, world renowned soprano.

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