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  • Georgetown Seal Established: 1789
  • Founder: John Carroll
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic, Jesuit
  • Type: Private
  • President: John J. DeGioia
  • Motto: Utraque Unum (“both into one”)
  • Board of Directors Chair: Thomas A. Reynolds III (B’74, P’03)
  • Size of Main and Medical Campuses: 54 buildings on 104 acres
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Georgetown University Wordmark for Athletics spelling out Hoyas in uppercaseThe Georgetown University Mascot which is Jack the BulldogColors: Blue and Gray
Nickname: The Hoyas
Cheer: Hoya Saxa (What Rocks)
Mascot: Jack the Bulldog

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Schools within the university:

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Faculty and Staff (Fall 2022) Anchor

Faculty and Staff (Fall 2022)

Main Campus
Full-time: 1,002
Part-time: 1,118
Total: 2,120

Law Center
Full-time: 161
Part-time: 225
Total: 386

Medical Center
Full-time: 382
Part-time: 160
Total: 542

University Services
Full-time: 17
Part-time: 0
Total: 17

Source: Fall 2022 Faculty and Staff Official Statistics by Office of Assessment and Decision Support (OADS)

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Degrees Awarded (Academic Year 2022)

Baccalaureate: 1,786
Masters: 4,313
Doctoral – Research/Scholarship: 167
Doctoral: Professional Practice: 857
Total**: 7,123

Source: 2022-23 Common Data Set
*Degrees awarded between July 1, 2021 and June 30, 2022.
**Total does not include 12 certificates/diplomas of at least one but less than two academic years, and 26 post-bachelor’s certificate

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Tuition (FY 2023)

Undergraduate: $61,872
Graduate: $56,592
MBA: $61,370
Law: $71,996
Medicine: $58,142

Source: Tuition and Fee Schedule Approved by Georgetown’s Board of Directors 

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Applications, Acceptances and Enrollment (Fall 2022)

Applications: 26,638
Admitted: 3,257
Enrolled: 1,586

Applications: 11,991
Admitted: 6,001
Enrolled: 2,095

MBA (Full Time)
Applications: 1,537
Admitted: 454
Enrolled: 203

Applications: 2,075
Admitted: 1,435
Enrolled: 566

School of Medicine
Applications: 15,993
Admitted: 454
Enrolled: 203

Law Center
Applications: 11,325
Admitted: 1,998
Enrolled: 593

Source: Annual Disclosure Report

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Enrollment (Fall 2022)

College of Arts & Sciences
Undergraduate: 3,545
Graduate: 3

School of Foreign Service

Undergraduate: 1,787

Georgetown University in Qatar

Undergraduate: 454

McDonough School of Business

Undergraduate: 1,387
Graduate: 1,134
Graduate (Distance): 484

School of Nursing & Health Studies

Undergraduate: 107

School of Continuing Studies

Undergraduate: 229
Graduate: 1,066
Graduate (Distance): 1,721

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Graduate (MN): 2,846
Graduate (MC*): 785
Graduate (Distance): 744

McCourt School of Public Policy

Graduate: 585

Law Center

Graduate: 796
Prof: 2,070

School of Medicine

Undergraduate: 18
*Professional: 850

Source: Official Enrollment Statistics Fall 2022 – Prepared by the Office of the University Registrar

*MN: Main Campus, MC: Medical Center, Prof: Professional

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Research Funding

$279.9 million in research and development expenditures (FY22).

Source: NSF Higher Education Research and Development (HERD) Survey

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Main Campus Library Holdings

Georgetown University Library in Numbers

Note: For the most recent data and results, please see the official site of the Office of Assessment and Decision Support.

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