Georgetown University

Acceptance Rate 14 %
SAT Average 1,465
Tuition & Fees $56,058
Student Population 19,204
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $40,160

GU Academic Overview

Georgetown University Campus, Washington, DC
Georgetown University (GU) is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Washington, District of Columbia. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 tuition & fees of Georgetown University is $56,058 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 19,204 students are enrolled into GU. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 14% and the graduation rate is 95% last year.
The salary after graduation from Georgetown University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $125,200. You can check the average salary by major program at area of study page.

GU 2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, Georgetown University tuition and fees are $56,058 for all students. For graduate schools, its 2020 tuition and fees are $51,790 for all graduate students.
Georgetown University 2020 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Georgetown University 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics at GU

Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats at GU. The acceptance rate of GU is 14% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 48%. The average graduation rate is 95% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $40,160 and 42% of undergraduate students received grants of scholarship aid. Total 19,204 students are attending GU including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.
[Chart] Georgetown University Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Georgetown University is 14 %.
Graduation Rate for Georgetown University is 95 %
Retention Rate for Georgetown University is 96 %
Student Population for Georgetown University is 19,204
Student to Faculty Rate for Georgetown University is 11 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $40,160 at Georgetown University.

Offered Degrees at Georgetown University

GU offers 184 major programs through online and on-site education where 8 programs are available through distance learning. Next table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Programs at Georgetown University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate40
Bachelor's Degree560
Post Bachelor's Degree11
Master's Degree877
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship290
Doctor's degree - professional practice70

Special Learning Opportunities

Georgetown University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Freshmen (full-time) are required to live in on-campus house (e.g. dorms) at Georgetown University.
Special Learning Opportunities at Georgetown University
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:5,444)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,897)

Veterans Benefits

Georgetown University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits at Georgetown University
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges