Georgetown University is one of the world’s leading academic and
research institutions, offering a unique educational experience that
prepares the next generation of global citizens to lead and make a
difference in the world. We are a vibrant community of exceptional
students, faculty, alumni and professionals dedicated to real-world
applications of our research, scholarship, faith and service.
Established in 1789, Georgetown is the nation’s oldest Catholic and
Jesuit university. Drawing upon this legacy, we provide students with a
world-class learning experience focused on educating the whole person
through exposure to different faiths, cultures and beliefs. With our
Jesuit values and location in Washington, D.C., Georgetown offers
students a distinct opportunity to learn, experience and understand
more about the world.