Catholic University of America

Women's D3 Coach: Meghan McDonogh
Profile
Size
6 / 10
3,241 Undergrads / 6,076 Students
Cost
10 / 10
$36,009 Net Price
Selectivity
2 / 10
80% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Landmark Conf.

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
7 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
84%
Overall Graduation Rate
70%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
70%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
Brethren Church
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Catholic is located in Washington D.C. and have traveled to near by states for their away games. Past road trips have included Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania and New York.

Recruit Commits
2019
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Jenna Lund Pennridge Perkasie, PA Att, Mid
Gianna De Cesaris Bishop Shanahan PA Att, Mid
Caroline Beckett Haddonfield Haddonfield, NJ Att
Abby Monaco Mount de Sales Severna Park, MD Att
Madison Sever Moorestown Moorestown, NJ Mid
Kate Olsen Archmere Academy Glen Mills, PA Att
Jen Olsen Archmere Academy Glen Mills, PA Def
 
2018
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Grace Moclair Mt. Hope Bristol, RI Att
Caitlyn Bowles St. Mary Academy Bay View Cranston, RI Mid
Julia Piet Maryvale Prep Towson, MD Mid
Isabella Del Peschio Dexter Southfield Boston, MA Def
Rachel Searle Arapahoe Highlands Ranch, CO Goal
Nicole Oberholtzer Downingtown STEM Academy Downingtown, PA Def
Molly Monaghan Bishop Eustace Medford Lakes, NJ Att
Dakota Demaise Cherokee Marlton, NJ Def
 
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Paige Greer Moorestown Moorestown, NJ Def
Sydney Hartman Liberty Eldersburg, MD Mid
Michelle Brencher Holy Cross Lumberton, NJ Mid, Def
Emily Bynoe Red Bank Regional Shrewsbury, NJ Mid, Def
Bridget Beck Gwynedd Mercy Academy Collegeville, PA Att, Mid
Michelle Brencher Holy Cross Academy Lumberton , NJ Mid, Def
Kate Behlen Notre Dame Prep Towson, MD Mid
Molly Grady Cardinal OHara PA Mid, Def
Claudia Frye Pope John XXIII Sparta, NJ Mid, Def
 
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Nicole Difabio Pleasantville Pleasantville, NY Att
Casey Ryan Darien Darien, CT Def
Rachel Carafello Immaculate Heart Kinnelon, NJ Mid
Ally Criscuolo Bishop Eustace Southampton, NJ Att, Mid
Gianna Beckmeyer Immaculate Heart Washington Township, NJ Def
Holly Regan Ward Melville Stony Brook, NY Att
 
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Location
620 Michigan Avenue NE, Washington, DC, 20064 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Greater Pittsburgh Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
Where Grads Work
  • US Navy
  • US Army
  • Fairfax County Public Schools
  • Library of Congress
  • U.S. Department of State
  • George Washington University
  • IBM
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Children's National Health System
  • National Institutes of Health
  • Lockheed Martin
  • University of Maryland
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • George Mason University
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Community and Social Services
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Healthcare Services
  • Operations
  • Media and Communication
  • Engineering
  • Program and Project Management
  • Sales
  • Research
  • Arts and Design
  • Legal
  • Consulting
  • Information Technology
  • Administrative
Data from
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
510 - 620
Math
510 - 610
Total
1020 - 1230
ACT
Composite
22 - 28

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 5,926 2,536 3,390
% Admitted 80% 75% 83%
% Admits That Enroll 15% 16% 15%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.36
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (17%)
    Social Sciences (15%)
    Engineering (14%)
    Psychology (10%)
    Health Professions (8%)
    Architecture (7%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (6%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (5%)
    Education (4%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (2%)
    Communication & Journalism (2%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (2%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (2%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    History (1%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics
    Interdisciplinary Studies
    Physical Sciences
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $36,009

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$42,536
    Books & Supplies$838
    Cost of Living$13,820
    Personal Expenses$3,268
     
    Sticker Price$60,462

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    95% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship93%$21,751
    Federal Grants14%$5,354
    Pell Grants14%$4,034
    Other Federal10%$1,862
    State & Local Grants3%$1,106
    Institutional Grants92%$21,084
     
    Student Loans60%$9,364
    Federal Loans58%$5,825
    Other Loans12%$19,576

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $312 Million $51,342

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.2%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.5%.

    Events Attending
    Trackable Events
    IWLCA Presidents Cup
    Nov 16-18 '18
    FL: Kissimmee
       
       
     
    IWLCA Capital Cup
    Jul 20-22 '18
    VA: Midlothian
       
       
     

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 5 3
    Fondling 2 2
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 10 9
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, highly residential

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