Campus Resources

Counseling Center

127 O'Boyle Hall

The Counseling Center provides confidential individual and group counseling for currently enrolled full-time undergraduate and graduate students. There is no charge for individual or group counseling services or medication consultations for full-time graduate and undergraduate students at CUA. Students may receive up to 45 sessions of once-per-week individual counseling sessions.

Student Health Services

Eugene I. Kane Student Health and Fitness Center

Student Health Services (SHS) provide primary healthcare to all students. SHS is staffed by physicians and nurses who provide care for all routine illnesses and injuries. They also have a limited on-site pharmacy.

Office of Campus Activities

202 Pryzbyla University Center

The Office of Campus Activities empowers students to cultivate connections, discover their potential, and create a sense of belonging at Catholic University by providing a supportive and equitable environment through a commitment to holistic growth and experiential learning.

Center for Cultural Engagement

207 Pryzbyla University Center

The Center for Cultural Engagement (CCE) works with campus departments and student organizations to sponsor a number of cultural events throughout the year, including the Thanksgiving Potluck and International Week as well as various speakers. 

Office of the Dean of Students

353 Edward J. Pryzbyla Center

The Office of the Dean of Students (DOS) provides programs and services designed to encourage the holistic growth and development of each student throughout his or her CUA career. DOS assists students in the transition to college, provides support in the event of a student in crisis, answers questions about University policy, and processes permanent withdrawals and academic leaves.

The Alcohol Awareness and Education Program, Sexual Assault Awareness and Education Program, and Student Conduct and Ethical Development are all housed in DOS.

Campus Ministry

Ground Floor, Caldwell Hall

Campus Ministry supports the campus as it lives out its Catholic faith and identity. It ministers to students, faculty, and staff through the sacraments, provides spiritual growth and prayer opportunities, provides community building activities, and is a joyful, faithful presence on campus. 

Disability Support Services

127 Pryzbyla Center

The Office of Disability Support Services (DSS) provides programs and services designed to support and encourage the integration of students with disabilities into the mainstream of the university community.

Department of Public Safety

Leahy Hall

The Department of Public Safety provides comprehensive programs, including security patrol, escort, transportation, identification and access services, to maintain a safe and secure campus environment that is conducive to learning, working, living and visiting. DPS runs a number of programs through its Safety First, Safety Always campaign. A number of DPS officers are trained to facilitate the Rape Aggression Defense systems (RAD) program on campus, and does so throughout the year.

To report a crime on campus, contact the Department of Public Safety at 202-319-5111.

Campus Wellness Committee

The Campus Wellness Committee mission is to promote wellness in the CUA community through interdepartmental/interschool collaboration in planning and implementing both new and existing wellness programs on campus for the mutual benefit of students, faculty, and staff.