Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Greatness, Unendowed

Greatness, Unendowed

By The Editorial Board September 15, 2015

The university’s capital campaign, “For Generations to Come: The Campaign for Georgetown,” reached its $1.5 billion goal by the end of August, almost a year ahead of schedule, marking a momentous...

University President John J. DeGioia thanks Frank McCourt (CAS ’75) at the ceremony honoring McCourt’s $100 million donation to the university in October.

McCourt, Beecks Lead Record Year for Fundraising

By Penny Hung April 25, 2014

Beginning with a record-breaking $100 million gift from Frank McCourt Jr. (CAS ’75) in September, this fiscal year was the most successful fundraising year in Georgetown’s 225-year history. On...

Campaign for Georgetown Remains On Track

By Ted Murphy October 30, 2012

One year after its public launch, Georgetown’s capital campaign has secured $935 million and is on track to reach its $1.5 billion fundraising goal ahead of schedule. The campaign, titled “The Campaign...

GU Student Debt $1,435 Above National Average

By Kelly Church October 23, 2012

While Georgetown student debt in 2011 was slightly higher than the national average, a lower overall proportion of its students were in debt. According to a study released Oct. 18 by the Institute for...

Every Donation Counts for Capital Campaign

By William J. Doyle April 13, 2012

Seniors reading this are just weeks away from leaving the Hilltop, heading off to new volunteer and job opportunities, beginning advanced studies or spending time with friends and family while exploring...

Capital Campaign on Track

By Sarah Patrick March 26, 2012

While the university must increase the number of alumni participating in its current capital campaign to achieve long-term goals, the campaign is expected to meet this fiscal year’s benchmark, Vice President...

GU Runs Deficit for Ninth Straight Year

By Mariah Byrne February 27, 2012

The university ran a $12.8 million deficit in fiscal year 2011, continuing a trend of financial losses that began in 2003. The university's bottom line has been in the red for nine years, despite the...

Fostering a Culture of Generosity

By Opinion Editor February 27, 2012

To the Editor: I write in response to the editorial entitled "Right Idea, Wrong Donors" (The Hoya, A2, Feb. 23, 2012). This editorial not only misses the point of the university's current capital campaign...

Right Idea, Wrong Donors

By The Editorial Board February 23, 2012

Think your last year as a student at Georgetown is the last time the university will ask you for money? Think again. Even families burdened by growing tuition bills and alums paying off student loans...

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