Fr. Peter Galadza and Bishop Basil H. Losten

First-ever Basil H. Losten Endowed Professor and Chair in Ukrainian Church Studies Installed

On Wednesday, September 28, Catholic University officially endowed Fr. Peter Galadza as the first Bishop Basil H. Losten Endowed Professor and Chair in Ukrainian Church Studies.

McMahon Hall with view of University Mall

Frank Hanna Partners with Catholic University to Transform Catholic Education

In the hope of encouraging others to support a vital new interdisciplinary initiative, Frank Hanna has provided a seven-figure lead gift to Catholic University’s Institute for the Transformation of Catholic Education (ITCE).

President Peter Kilpatrick

Meet the new University PresidentQ&A with Peter Kilpatrick

University President Peter Kilpatrick sat down for an interview to share some personal details and his vision for Catholic University with our community.

John and Jeanne Garvey with family members in front of Garvey Hall

Opening Fall 2022Garvey Hall

The new dining commons will be named in honor of outgoing University President John Garvey and his wife, Jeanne Garvey.

Peter Kilpatrick

Introducing the University's 16th PresidentPeter Kilpatrick

On July 1, 2022, Peter Kilpatrick will succeed President John Garvey, who has served as president for 12 years.

Class of 2021 cheers during commencement

2022 Founders Day Giving ChallengeCatholicU community delivers success

The 2022 Founders Day Giving Challenge was an incredible success! The Cardinal family united to make 788 gifts in celebration of the founding of The Catholic University of America.

Basilica during Cardinal Fest 2021

Light the Way: The Campaign for Catholic UniversityExtended through 2023 with $500M goal

The Catholic University of America will extend Light the Way: The Campaign for Catholic University through 2023 with a new goal of $500 million.

1887 Society logo with McMahon Hall

Leadership annual giving1887 Society

Join Catholic University's philanthropic society for leadership annual donors!

Upcoming Events

Celebrate Catholic University with us! Join us for these upcoming events:

Dec 05

Garvey Hall Dedication Ceremony

The Catholic University of America | University Campus - Washington, DC

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Dec 06

What Does It Mean to Be a Librarian in the Modern World?

Webinar - Online,

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Dec 07

CUOnline Lunch and Learn - Dr. Kenyse Lyons and Studying Cultures

Webinar - Online,

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Dec 14

DMV Presidential Reception

Congressional Country Club - Bethesda, MD

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Dec 17

Wreaths Across America Wreath Laying

Washington Soldiers Home Cemetery - Washington, DC

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Dec 20

Baltimore Presidential Reception

The Center Club - Baltimore, MD

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Jan 15

CatholicU Men's Basketball Pre-Game Reception at the Palestra

Tse Center - Philadelphia, PA

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On August 31, we were joined by Dr. Ruby Huyhn, Ph.D. 2020, as part of the CUOnline Lunch and Learn series, for a discussion about her career in biomedical research, a brief presentation highlighting Dr. Huyhn's research, and career advice that can apply to any career. Now you can view the discussion in its entirety.
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Meet the new President: Q&A with Peter Kilpatrick
August 22, 2022

Earlier this month, University President Peter Kilpatrick and his wife, Nancy, officially made Nugent Hall their new home, and now they are preparing to welcome the students back to campus. For the past several weeks, President Kilpatrick has been busy meeting his new team and colleagues, visiting

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2021-2022 Report to Donors
August 01, 2022
"Over the course of this past fiscal year, we surpassed our initial $400 million Campaign goal six months early, and then set a larger one — $500 million — extending the Campaign by a year in order to achieve the new target and to be sure donor investments through Light the Way support all of the priorities we had envisioned."
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Campaign Videos

Each year since 2019 we have released a major video in support of Light the Way: The Campaign for Catholic University. Learn about the Campaign, the history of the University, and how you can participate in the most ambitious campaign in the University's history. Together, we will light the way!