The Catholic University of America

First-Year Students

Welcome to Catholic University’s Orientation! Our program is designed to help you make a smooth transition into your new life here at CUA. This is such an exciting time! We can remember feeling some of the emotions you are feeling: excitement, nervousness, anxiety, joyfulness.


Check out current and past editions of CUA's Orientation Newsletter!

Orientation Advisors

Get to know the OAs who will be guiding you during your first few days on campus and serving as a resource throughout your first year!