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Academic Rigor
4.0769
Dorm Life
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3.1600
Bang for the buck
3.4211
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4.3529
Greek Life
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  • 7 out of 7 people found this review helpful

The classes here are small. The average class is about 18 people. So you really get to have a relationship with your teachers and they know you by name. The teachers are very helpful and make time to answer questions and make sure everything is clear. Although some of the required classes (Theology and Philosophy) don't interest me, i still learn a lot.

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  • Anonymous
  • Jun-02-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Great community feel to the campus. All the people I met were knowledgeable, friendly, and engaged in campus life. Beautiful campus looking forward to attending my first class.

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  • Mar-31-2014 I am a current student here

    Catholic University of America is a wonderful academic institution. There is also a great sense of spirituality on campus, but it is not over powering to the non-catholic student. However, the University's administrative departments unfortunately lack and can be very burdensome and unhelpful to students.

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  • Shay from West Rutland, VT
  • Feb-07-2014 I am a current student here

    Catholic has a great sense of community, there is a constant feeling of support and interest as a student. The academics are challenging, yet manageable. The faculty and student body is extremely welcoming and there is always aid available for whatever issues or troubles you might experience.

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  • Erin from Dunkirk, MD
  • Jan-31-2014 I am a current student here

    Although rigorous academics, the school is everything I was looking for. There are ample opportunities to study in groups or get a tutor.

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  • Jacob
  • Aug-08-2013 I am a current student here

    CUA is a great school with a very friendly community. If you're looking for a relatively small school in a big city, CUA is probably a good fit for you. There's so much to do on and off campus that you'll never be bored.

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  • Danielle from Warminster, PA
  • Jun-19-2013 I am a current student here

    This school is based on Catholic values and has more conservative views but it also has a strong sense of community so everyone feels welcome. The academics are challenging, but not impossible and the teachers are extremely proficient. Beautiful campus and fun opportunities in the city.

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  • Alexandra from Easton, CT
  • May-13-2013 I am a current student here

    Catholic University is what you make it. It's location is incredible and unique, with the metro located conveniently on campus. The faculty and classwork really contribute to a great overall atmosphere.

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  • Daniel from Midlothian, VA
  • May-07-2013 I am a current student here

    CUA is a mid-sized, liberal-arts oriented university. Academics and Catholic values are highly valued here. There is also a surprising mix of personalities among the student body itself.

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  • Isabelle from Cumberland Foreside, ME
  • Jan-07-2013 I am a current student here

    Catholic University is a medium sized school with a intimate learning environments that allow healthy teacher-student relationships. Catholic is in close proximity to downtown DC (accessible via metro on campus) where there are countless restaurants, museums (free), and places to explore. There are also incredible internship opportunities available to students in the DC area, and Catholic has a great relationship with many.

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  • Anonymous
  • Dec-30-2012 I am a current student here

    It is an excellent university with great professionals!

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