Wherever you will spend your summer, The Catholic University of America's wide range of summer courses and programs has you covered. Join us for the Summer in Washington, DC or take an Online Course to enjoy Summer discounts on tuition and on-campus housing.

World-Class Faculty

Courses are taught by experts in their fields. Catholic University is a leader in many fields of study, including architecture, engineering, law, music, social work, philosophy, nursing, and theology.

Convenient Course Schedules

With hundreds of courses offered - most lasting just 5 or 6 weeks - you can earn college credit around your other summer plans. Most of our summer courses are offered with a virtual learning option, allowing you the flexibility to participate from D.C., from home, or from wherever you are spending your summer. 

Save Money and Make Progress Towards Your Degree

Many summer courses are less expensive per credit hour than regular-term tuition. We've reduced the tuition on some of our most popular classes, and have affordable housing options if you would like to stay with us on campus.

Enjoy a Summer in Washington, DC

Make your summer plans for an unforgettable experience in the nation's capital. There are dozens of free things to do, including Smithsonian museums, the National Mall and an array of outdoor activities. Explore wondrous neighborhoods, a dining scene filled with Michelin-approved restaurants, nightlife and safe entertainment options, both indoors and outside.