Welcome to the Office of the Provost

dominguezAs the Provost of The Catholic University of America, I serve as the chief academic officer, overseeing our 12 schools, our libraries, our Global Education Center and our Rome campus, CUA Press and our several research institutes. 

The Catholic University of America is the national university of the Catholic Church in the United States. As our mission states, we are “dedicated to advancing the dialogue between faith and reason” as we seek “to discover and impart the truth through excellence in teaching and research, all in service to the Church, the nation and the world.” 

I welcome your interest in The Catholic University of America.

Aaron Dominguez Ph.D., Provost 
202-319-5244 | provost@cua.edu 

Updated Information for the Fall 2020 Semester

We will continue to update the University community with relevant information for the Academic Area regarding plans for the Fall 2020 semester. Please see the following FAQ documents:

  • Information for faculty members can be found here. (Last updated: August 19, 2020)
  • Information for students regarding academic issues can be found here(Last updated: August 10, 2020)
  • Information regarding research activities can be found here. (Effective date: September 8, 2020)

Provost Town Hall Meetings

The Provost Office periodically hosts town hall meetings with various constituencies in the Academic Affairs division of the University. The Zoom meeting recording and public chat from each town hall have been included in the links below.

  • Please click here for the recording of the March 27, 2020 town hall with the entire academic area of the University.
  • Please click here for the recording of the April 24, 2020 town hall with the University faculty.
  • Please click here for the recording of the June 5, 2020 town hall focused on the needs and concerns of the academic area staff.
  • Please click here for the recording of the June 9, 2020 town hall with the University faculty.
  • Please click here for the recording of the July 21, 2020 instructional town hall conducted by members of the University faculty.

We are also posting here the University Safety Town Hall held by the President's office on June 4, 2020 for your convenience.

Virtual "Suggestion Box"

The Office of the Provost has created a virtual "suggestion box" to solicit feedback and thoughts regarding the issues that surfaced in the Mercer-led Focus Group meetings and the Gallup Campus Climate Survey which were conducted over the past year.
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