University to Waive Tuition Fees for 40 Students in Puerto Rico

By Duane Paul Murphy The Catholic University of America will waive tuition and other student fees to welcome up to 40 students currently enrolled in degree programs in colleges and universities in Puerto Rico to support them in the wake of damage done by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. Students are now eligible to apply to Read More …

WMATA U-Pass Sessions Inform Students Ahead of Referendum

By Abby Anderko As Universities throughout the Washington D.C. area return to campus and begin their new academic calendars, a new transportation proposition sits in the balance, and here at the Catholic University of America, it is waiting for approval from not only the university administration but the students themselves. WMATA, or Washington Metropolitan Area Read More …

Bernie Sanders’ New Legislation

by Duane Paul Murphy   U.S. Senator from Vermont and former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders introduced a piece of legislation in Congress that would make public higher education accessible and affordable to most college students throughout the country. Co-sponsored by Washington State congresswoman Pramila Jayapal, DNC Vice Chairman Keith Ellison, California Senator Kamala Harris and Read More …

Tuition for 2017-2018 Academic Year Increases

By Duane Paul Murphy       Students at the Catholic University of America will pay a 3.6% increase in tuition, room, board and fees for the 2017-2018 academic school year. For most of the undergraduate programs, the tuition will be $43,300. The 3.6% increase was approved by the University’s Board of Trustees.         Read More …