Latest news on Catholic University

A look at university research buildings in and near Washington.

By Nick Anderson

  • Mar 6, 2015

As the University of Notre Dame conducts a review of curriculum standards, a proposal to reconsider requiring theology and philosophy courses is raising concerns.

By Sarah Pulliam Bailey

  • Feb 18, 2015

The gift will allow its business school to hire four faculty members interested in integrating Catholic doctrine and business practices.

By Susan Svrluga

  • Jan 23, 2015

A professor who teaches about Muslim-Christian relations reacts to the Charlie Hebdo attack and its aftermath.

By Susan Svrluga

  • Jan 14, 2015

Here is more detail on class of 2018 from a Washington Post survey of the city’s universities.

By Nick Anderson

  • Oct 21, 2014

The rapidly rising number of federal investigations poses challenges for the Obama administration.

By Nick Anderson

  • Oct 20, 2014

Will this be on the test? Catholic University professors craft a textbook on architecture, civil rights in the city.

By John Kelly

  • Oct 6, 2014

School officials raise questions about flier that links screening of “Milk” film to LGBT awareness month.

By Nick Anderson

  • Oct 3, 2014

Concert pianist Thomas Mastroianni was a dean and chairman of the piano faculty at Catholic University.

By Megan McDonough

  • Oct 1, 2014

The 31-year-old victim, Akinwole Olu Williams, wanted to create a jobs program for young people.

By Keith L. Alexander

  • Sep 12, 2014

University discloses launch of a federal investigation. Dozens of others face similar scrutiny.

By Nick Anderson

  • Aug 12, 2014

An apartment building made of retired shipping containers is being constructed in D.C.’s Brookland neighborhood. Catholic University students will soon call it home.

  • Jul 25, 2014

The boxy three-story unit being built near Catholic U. is a test for lower-cost, faster-moving construction.

By Michael Laris

  • Jul 21, 2014

An apartment set to go up near Catholic U. this week is a test for boxy aesthetics and affordable housing.

By Michael Laris

  • Jul 20, 2014

Religious schools with rules against premarital sex are teaching students about consent and safety.

By Nick Anderson

  • Jul 12, 2014

Fragility in the higher-education market leads agency to issue cautions on many colleges.

By Nick Anderson

  • Jul 11, 2014

The Baltimore university is the second in Maryland to face a Title IX investigation.

By Nick Anderson

  • Jul 3, 2014

Student says she was raped after a party in 2012 but still hasn’t seen justice; filed federal complaint.

By Nick Anderson

  • Jun 30, 2014

Federal data show some schools with high totals of reported incidents on campus, others with few or none.

By Nick Anderson

  • Jun 30, 2014

A report from Education Trust argues that government should set and enforce minimum standards.

By Nick Anderson

  • Jun 18, 2014
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About Catholic University

  • Founded in 1887
  • Private
  • National university of Catholic Church
  • Campus in Northeast Washington
  • Nickname: Cardinals
  • Fall 2013 enrollment: 6,725
  • Tuition and fees (2013-14): $38,526 

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