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What to Expect on Move In Day

About to move in at Catholic and want a little sneak preview of what’s in store? Well, push any worries aside and get ready for a great day! Here are all the ins and outs you can expect. Before coming to Catholic University for move-in day, you will hear from your Orientation Advisor, who will be much more than your point-of-contact. They will help you … Continue reading What to Expect on Move In Day

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Don’t Forget! Some Extra Suggestions to Add to Your College Packing List

Packing for college can be a daunting task. There are so many things to think of, and it’s easy to forget about some of those smaller items that wind up making a huge difference. While bringing clothes and toiletries are definitely important, make sure you add these items to your packing list, too! A small fan Even though every room here at Catholic has air … Continue reading Don’t Forget! Some Extra Suggestions to Add to Your College Packing List

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Why I Love Orientation

They say if you want to live your best life, wear clothes that make you feel good about yourself. For me, the outfit that makes me feel like I’m living my best life is a red polo and khakis. There’s just something about that “Jake from State Farm” look that really gets me going. That, and waking up at the crack of dawn to put … Continue reading Why I Love Orientation

Metro Madness Is Aptly Named

Here at CUA we introduce incoming Freshman to the college lifestyle through what is known as Orientation Week. This is where, before any of the returning students arrive for the semester, the newest class of CUA will be able to have campus to themselves, allowing them time to grow accustomed to their new-found freedoms before we “older kids” come and intimidate them with our veteran … Continue reading Metro Madness Is Aptly Named

Your Community at CUA

I will be honest, I was overwhelmed before starting college last year. I was experiencing several different emotions all at once-nervousness, excitement, curiosity, but most especially anxiety about finding new friends and living in an entirely new place. During the drive from Pennsylvania to Washington, DC I was given some excellent advice from my mom, who could tell I was feeling a bit uneasy about … Continue reading Your Community at CUA