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... Continue Reading →
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... Continue Reading →
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,... Continue Reading →
Get some insider information from Sam C., a junior at CUA who breaks down all the need-to-know info, from lingo to life-hacks, on your transition to being a student in Washington, D.C.!
I will always remember my first feelings from the first few days at CUA. Because I play on the Men’s Soccer team, I was required to move in about a week early for preseason. I vividly remember driving up with my parents packed in our minivan with all of my stuff. It hit me, as... Continue Reading →
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... Continue Reading →
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,... Continue Reading →
I've to go back three years in my mind now - to the day I moved into Catholic University. I am a proud (and sentimental) 'Reganite', this is back when Regan Hall was a co-ed honors dorm. Ah, how things have changed. Coming from California was not only a 'culture' shock (as if American cultures... Continue Reading →