The Catholic University of America

Policies Pertaining to Distance Education

The following University policies are relevant to distance education courses and programs.  A full list of University policies is located on the University’s Policy Website at Distance education students also should consult the specific University school or department for additional program or course-specific policies.


Code of Student Conduct

Distance Education Policy

Non-Discrimination Policy

Disability Accommodations for Students Policy


Admissions Policy (Graduate)  (See also Admission generally)

Admission of Undocumented Students to Academic Study Policy

Admissions (Undergraduate) (See also Admission generally)

Academic Regulations (Undergraduate)

Academic Regulations (Masters and Licentiate)

Academic Regulations (Doctoral)

Transfer of Credit Policy


Academic Dishonesty Policy and Appeal of Failing Grades


Records and Transcripts Policy and Student Records Policy 


Financial Policies

Tuition and Fees Policy

Financial Aid (Graduate)

Financial Aid (Undergraduate)

Refund of Student Charges Policy

Student Accounts Refund Policy 

Delinquent Student Accounts Policy

Questions regarding registration, records, billing student accounts may be directed to the Office of Enrollment Services at tel. 202-319-5300,

Questions regarding financial aid may be directed to the Office of Financial Aid at tel. 202-319-5307,