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Upcoming Events

  • Aug.
    Mass of the Holy Spirit
    Classes will not be held between noon and 3:30 p.m. in honor of the Mass of the Holy Spirit, which marks the official opening of the academic year.
  • Sep.
    Labor Day
    The University will be closed.
  • Sep.
    Class of 2018 Convocation
    First-year students will be formally received into the academic community.
  • Sep.
    Freshman Retreat
    The Office of Campus Ministry will host the Freshman Retreat Sept. 12 through 14 in North East, Md.
  • Sep.
    The Catholic Law School and Constitutional Self-Government
    Diarmuid F. O’Scannlain of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit will deliver the lecture.
  • Oct.
    Family Weekend
    Family Weekend gives CUA families a chance to visit students while participating in a number of activities.
  • Oct.
    King Oedipus
    The Department of Drama presents King Oedipus Oct. 9 through 12.