Welcome Hoyas 2019
Georgetown welcomes new and returning undergraduate, graduate, medical and law students for the 2019-2020 academic year with programs, orientation, traditional ceremonies and activities leading up to the first day of classes on Aug. 28.
At the start of the school year, students begin or return to traditions such as the Welcome Back Jack! BBQ and the Mass of the Holy Spirit, as well as Weeks of Welcome events that run through October. View more photos as students start the 2019-2020 academic year. View Photos from the NSO Weekend and welcome back activities.
Omoyele Okunola (C’20), 2019 McTighe Prize winner, will advise the incoming Class of 2023 on the importance of advocating for others and self care during New Student Convocation. Read more about Omoyele's Georgetown experience.
Georgetown postdoctoral researcher Alphonso Saville teaches a credit-bearing version of the university's beloved Problem of God course to DC Jail students that he'll teach on campus this fall. Read more about Alphonso's course.