The Edcuation Abroad office develops and administers international educational opportunities overseas for CUA and non-CUA students.
IEP is an ESL academic program for undergraduate and graduate students who need to increase their English language proficiency before or after admission to a degree-granting program at CUA.
ISSS seeks to provide an optimal educational experience for international students, faculty, researchers and other visiting scholars coming to the University.
The CUA Rome Center offers students an introduction to the riches of Rome and its place in the development of Western culture.
News and Highlights
The Center for Global Education launches its Brazil Year Initiative. This year-long intiative marks the beginning of a long-term university-wide goal to strengthen and expand academic and cultural ties between CUA and Brazil, as well as between CUA and the rich Brazilian community in our Washington DC area.
Learn more here.
The Center for Global Education and International Student and Scholar Services will sponsor a farewell celebration for our graduating international students and departing exchange students on Thursday, April 23 from 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm. This event will celebrate the completion of a successful academic year with music, fellowship, and a good old-fashioned BBQ.
Click this link for more information.
Dean Nguyen Establishes Agreements on Visit to Vietnam
Dr. Charles C. Nguyen, Dean of the School of Engineering, visited Vietnam from March 8-20 for the purpose of establishing and renewing academic partnerships between The Catholic University and universities in Vietnam. He formalized agreements with Can Tho University, Danang University of Science and Technology, and The Ha Noi VNU University of Science. He also visited several other universities, such as Saigon Technology University, the International University of the Vietnam National University System, and Hochiminh City University of Technology of the Vietnam National University System.
Dr. Ortiz Visits Chile Read the article featuring Dr. Mario Ortiz regarding his recent visit to the Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaíso.
National Catholic Register Praises New Rome Center Collaboration
A recent article in the National Catholic Register explains how The Catholic University of America and Australian Catholic University's recent joint initiative to launch the Rome Center will strengthen the identity and presence of Catholic universities across continents.
Bishop Moth Visits CUA
Learn about Bishop Moth's first visit to CUA and his thoughts on the partnership between CUA sand St. Mary's University.
CUA Overseas Crisis Management Protocol
Our overseas crisis management protocol has just been revised. Learn about how to handle emergency situations and what types of incidents require the crisis management protocol.
Read the full document.
Study Abroad Travel Grants!
The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures is offering travel grants and scholarships for students studying abroad this Fall.
Learn about the opportunities here.
Fifth annual Global Fest featuring Embassy Row Row a great cultural festival!
CUA and Australian Catholic University Launch New Rome CenterCUA and ACU have come together to create a joint Rome Center just a mile from the Vatican. Read the full article here.
Graduating? Teach English in Spain!
Teach English, get experience, and enjoy the culture! Meddeas is a Spanish organization which recruits students to teach.
The Smithsonian Institute's Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage is currently accepting summer internship applications! Students interested in anthropology, library and archival work, graphic design, museum studies, etc. are encouraged to apply. Learn more here.