Founder: Archbishop John Carroll, S.J.
Religious affiliation: Catholic, Jesuit
President: John J. DeGioia
Motto: Utraque Unum (both into one)
Board of Directors chair: Paul Tagliabue
Size of Main Campus: 54 buildings on 104 acres
Colors: Blue and Gray
Nickname: The Hoyas
Cheer: Hoya Saxa (What Rocks)
Mascot: Jack the Bulldog
Schools within the University:
- Georgetown College
- Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service
- Georgetown Law
- Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
- Robert E. McDonough School of Business
- School of Medicine
- School of Nursing and Health Studies
- School for Continuing Studies
Library holdings: More than 2.3 million volumes
Research Funding: $166.5 million in research and development expenditures (FY09)
Faculty (Fall 2009)
Enrollment (Fall 2009)
Student-Faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
Gender (undergraduate): 55 percent female, 45 percent male
International students: 1,882 representing 134 countries
Degrees Awarded (2008-09)
|First Professional Degrees||864|
- Georgetown University practices need-blind admissions --applicants are considered for admission without regard to their ability to pay or their need for financial assistance.
- Georgetown offers need-based financial aid to meet 100 percent of the demonstrated financial need of eligible students.
- Each year, more than 55 percent of undergraduate students at Georgetown receive some form of financial assistance, and 41 percent of undergraduates receive Georgetown grant aid.
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