The Catholic University of America welcomes students from all over the world. Currently, more than 70 countries are represented among the University's students. At the School of Architecture and Planning, we pride ourselves on being especially hospitable to international students. Many of our faculty come from international backgrounds and many more have worked on international architectural projects. Our school invites students to engage with a number of programs and projects that transcend international boundaries.

The University website provides admission information for international undergraduate and graduate students that will lead you through the process with step-by-step instructions, including:

  • Application process
  • Language proficiency
  • Academic documents
  • Visa information
  • Financing your education
  • International Student Orientation

Learn about international students admission


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    International Students

    A national research university in the heart of Washington, D.C., The Catholic University of America welcomes international scholars as important members of our warm and vibrant community.

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