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Georgetown continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation and respond in support of the university community. For more information regarding the evolving situation please visit the Georgetown University Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Center.

Georgetown’s main campus houses six schools that offer an array of intellectually rigorous programs designed to guide our undergraduate and graduate students toward their academic and professional goals. Our degrees include the arts and sciences, international relations, business administration, public policy, specialized certificates and continuing education programs, and executive education.

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From Climate Ambition to Climate Action

SFS and the Science, Technology and International Affairs (STIA) program hosted “The Road to COP26: From Climate Ambition to Climate Action,” a panel discussion about the upcoming global summit and climate goals for the U.S., U.K. and the world.


New Charitable Foundation Established

In a new and meaningful phase of work and with the ongoing support of Georgetown, the Jesuits and the Descendants of the 272 enslaved individuals sold in 1838 by the Maryland Province of Jesuits have established a charitable foundation focused on racial healing and educational advancement.


Announcing the Georgetown School of Nursing (GSN) and the Georgetown School of Health (GSH)

As an expansion of our commitment, today, we are announcing a plan to launch two new schools focused on health: The Georgetown School of Nursing (GSN) and the Georgetown School of Health (GSH).


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Provost’s Blog

Nurturing Groups of Researchers Who Want to Work Together

May 6th, 2021

Georgetown, as a Jesuit and Catholic institution, contains many faculty who choose their area of research as a way to solve important world problems. Their expertise may be a small component of a much larger system of solutions to the problem, but their motivation is to contribute to a better world. In a real sense, […]

Georgetown’s Growing Downtown Presence: Undergraduates on the Capitol Campus

April 29th, 2021

In 2013, the School for Continuing Studies moved downtown to 640 Massachusetts Avenue NW, close to a Metro stop, and surrounded by Federal agencies employing staff seeking advancement. The school serves a need not completely fulfilled on the Hilltop campus, the training of post-baccalaureate adult learners, seeking to reskill for a career shift or advancement […]

Science Becoming More Visible to the Public

April 15th, 2021

The transition in the US Federal executive branch in January has been accompanied by a large change in the stated support for science. This appears to be true for investigations of the causes of the pandemic, the nature of the virus and its mutations, and wider support for scientific studies about diverse outcomes of the […]

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