37th and O Streets NW Washington, DC 20057 202-687-3600
http://www.georgetown.edu guadmiss@georgetown.edu
About Georgetown University
  • Year of Foundation 1789
  • Size of Campus 104 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic (Jesuit)
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 6,719
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 54%, 46%, 97%
  • App. Deadlines Fafsa
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $38,616
  • Room and Board $13,125
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Most selective
  • Application Fee $65
  • Enrollment No. 6,692
Georgetown University is one of the world’s leading academic and research institutions, offering a unique educational experience that prepares the next generation of global citizens to lead and make a difference in the world. We are a vibrant community of exceptional students, faculty, alumni and professionals dedicated to real-world applications of our research, scholarship, faith and service. Established in 1789, Georgetown is the nation’s oldest Catholic and Jesuit university. Drawing upon this legacy, we provide students with a world-class learning experience focused on educating the whole person through exposure to different faiths, cultures and beliefs. With our Jesuit values and location in Washington, D.C., Georgetown offers students a distinct opportunity to learn, experience and understand more about the world.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Setting Urban
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus GU Day, Homecoming, Diplomatic Ball, Rangila, Asia Fest, Hoyathon
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Kappa Delta, Alpha Sigma Nu, Beta Gamma Sigma, Dobro Slovo, Gamma Kappa Alpha, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Lambda Beta, Pi Delta Phi, Pi Sigma Alpha, Sigma Delta Pi, Sigma Theta Tau, Sigma Xi, Upsilon Phi Delta
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Catholic Ministry, Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Catholic Student Association, Holy Land Christian College Community, Knights of Columbus, Jewish Ministry, Jewish Student Association, Muslim Ministry, Muslim Student A
  • Other on-campus organizations 3%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Society of Georgetown, An-Nadi-al-Arabi, Armenian Student Association, Black Student Alliance, Caribbean Culture Circle, Circolo Italiano, Club Filipino, Cuban American Student Association, French Cultural Society,
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code
  • Distance to nearest bus Washington, D.C. (4)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Washington, D.C. (6), Dulles, Virginia (25)
  • Distance to nearest train Washington, D.C. (3)
Student Housing
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 99%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 16%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 72%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 12%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 12
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 3%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (81%), apartment for single students (16%), other housing options (3%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 69%
Campus Services
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of e-books 697
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 224
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number Of Books in Library 2,473,208
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 17,144
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 148
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Museums The Georgetown campus provides easy access to the extensive collections of the Smithsonian Institution and other museums in the area.
  • Number Of Subscriptions 29,254
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 7,994
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 11,335
  • Library Facilities Library archives include special collections of rare books, prints, and manuscripts dealing with medieval and early modern periods, as well as American history.
  • Number Of Microforms 3,877,478
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (George Washington University)
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Teach for America, Goldman Sachs, Deloitte and Touche, US Department of Justice, Citigroup, JP Morgan Chase, Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank, Georgetown University, Corporate Executive Board, Accenture, Lehman Brothers, Bearing Point, UBS Investment Bank, Er
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 50%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Howard University)
  • Student Employment Fedral Work -Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 62%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,850
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis