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Welcome to Georgian Court University

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your
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It’s not how you start, it’s where you finish. Join the thousands of local GCU alumni who chose Georgian Court.

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PROSPECTIVE
STUDENTS

Why choose Georgian Court? On this one-of-a-kind campus, you’ll get the personalized guidance, opportunity, and encouragement you need to succeed. Learn more about admission to this unique, values-based university.

GCU Accepted Student

ACCEPTED
STUDENTS

Congrats, future Lion! You’ve worked hard, and it’s paying off! Learn more about your future at Georgian Court by getting to know the details on financial aid, student orientation, moving in, GCU’s residence halls, campus dining, and more.

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PARENTS AND
COUNSELORS

We’re here to help you support your student in their college search. Learn more about affordability, upcoming admissions events, and all the advantages of choosing Georgian Court University.

A TRANSFORMATIVE EDUCATION

EXPANDS POSSIBILITY

Don’t hold back: Envision the ultimate you, years from now. It can all start here at Georgian Court University. This is the place where you’ll pivot from being a student to changing the world for the better. It’s where you’ll lay the groundwork for a rewarding career and meaningful life as an engaged citizen. You’ll meet forever friends, learn from stellar teachers, and never, ever feel lost in a crowd.

Set on a beautiful campus in Lakewood, New Jersey, GCU is a tight-knit Catholic university founded on the values of the Sisters of Mercy. Here, you’ll get personalized attention in a supportive community that prepares you to take on whatever comes your way. And even though we’re a smaller school, we dream big. GCU is dedicated to being affordable for all types of students, and we’re acknowledged for value and social mobility by Money magazine, U.S. News & World Report, and the New York Times.

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FIND YOUR PROGRAM.

FUEL YOUR PASSION.

GCU has more than 30 undergraduate programs, 10 graduate programs, and a variety of certificate programs for working professionals looking to advance their careers. GCU is composed of four schools that serve our undergraduate and graduate students: School of Arts & Sciences, School of Business & Digital Media, School of Education, and the Hackensack Meridian Health School of Nursing and Wellness at GCU.

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The GCU Experience

A LIFE-ALTERING COLLEGE EXPERIENCE.

Georgian Court is rooted in Catholic values—but our students come from all religious, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Here you’ll find a supportive learning environment, a vibrant student life, and small classes that are taught by teachers, not assistants. The entire experience is designed to develop you intellectually, physically, ethically, and spiritually, so that you’re ready for all of life’s opportunities and challenges.

1,793

Undergraduate
Students

37

Majors
Offered

11

Average
Class Size

14

Division II
Varsity Sports

90%

Students Receiving
Aid from GCU

$57,250

Average Starting
Salary
For a small school, Georgian Court has a strong science program. As a biology major with close relationships with my professors, I had a lot of support when applying for internships and jobs.
Brint Barker
BRINT BARKER ’20
Biology major
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FULL-TIME STUDENTS RECEIVE SOME FORM OF AID

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STUDENTS RECEIVING FINANCIAL AID FROM GCU

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OVERALL MOBILITY INDEX

COLLEGE COSTS

GEORGIAN COURT MAKES

EXCELLENCE AFFORDABLE

See How Our Costs Compare

Georgian Court is a small, private college. But when you consider the amount of financial aid awarded here, we’re comparable to public state institutions when it comes to tuition. For example, in 2019, the average cost of attendance at GCU was $22,234. See how we compare to other schools our students often apply to.
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HOW WOULD YOU
LIKE TO VISIT US?

Some places just have to be seen to be believed, whether it’s virtually or in person. Georgian Court is one of those places. Located in Lakewood, New Jersey, our 150-acre campus features a historic grand mansion and formal gardens, and sits on the north shore of Lake Carasaljo.

Take a tour. Meet us online or in person. It could be love at first sight.

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IMAGINE YOUR FUTURE AT

GEORGIAN COURT

LEARN HOW TO APPLY

We make applying easy. Get all the details on what you need to start your journey at GCU.

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Seeing is believing. Take a look at our campus by driving, walking, or exploring our virtual tour.

GET MORE INFORMATION

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