With space limited on Georgetown University’s main campus, pictured here, the school is planning to open a satellite campus in downtown Washington. (Astrid Riecken for The Washington Post) (Astrid Riecken/for The Washington Post)

“GU has an incentive to establish the satellite campus as soon as possible. As part of the campus plan agreement, the school can add about 1,000 new graduate students on the main campus. But for every SCS space they move to the satellite campus from the main campus, the school can assign to a main campus graduate school program.”

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