It's been nearly a decade since she walked through the Green Gate on graduation day, but Meghan Smith's '10 passion for Visitation and the education she received here is just as strong. Meghan returned to campus this fall as the Development Associate, responsible for planning two of the school's biggest fundraisers: Esprit de Noel and the Green Gate Gala.
Visit Us This Spring
The best way to get to know us is to visit our campus—and we'd love to get to know you better, too! There are lots of opportunities to explore our beautiful, welcoming campus in the heart of Georgetown.
Come explore our campus on Tuesday, April 30, or Thursday, May 2, at 10 a.m.
To RSVP, please register here.
Please call Lisa Draddy in the Admissions Office with any questions - 202.337.3350, x2238.
CUB FOR A DAY
Learn some French or slingshot balloons to learn about velocity—there's no telling what you might do when you attend classes with a current freshman. As a "Cub for a Day," the only guarantees are fun and excitement!
At the end of the day, students will interview with an admissions officer.
Transfer students may be a Cub for a Day February through April. Please call the Admissions Office after January 24 to schedule.
Get a taste of school life outside the classroom by attending any of these school events:
- Our Athletics
- Our Spirituality: Community Masses
- Our Traditions: Gold-White
- Our Arts: Spring Musical
Celebrated by an Oblate of St. Francis de Sales
Every third Sunday of the Month at 10 a.m.
Sep. 17, Oct. 15, Nov. 19, Dec. 3 at 9 a.m. (time change), Jan. 21, Feb. 18, Mar. 18, Apr. 29, May 20
Exam season can be stressful. This year, Academic Dean Sue Foreman knew just what to do to help ease students pre-exam jitters: call her daughter.
When completed in 1883, the Brooklyn Bridge was the longest span suspension bridge in the world; it was the first to be constructed with steel cable wires, as opposed to traditional rope design. This iconic part of the NYC skyline was actually finished by a steel-powered superwoman: Emily Warren Roebling, Visitation class of 1860.
Music and theater are in her heart and soul. Marika Countouris, a Greek-Italian Pittsburgh native who moved to D.C. to attend Catholic University of America's prestigious musical theater program, joined Visitation this year as director of both the chorus and Madrigals and vocal director for the spring musical; she also offers private piano and vocal lessons to students.
This week, the French and Spanish Honor Societies welcomed nearly 50 students who have excelled academically in the foreign language program. Both societies held induction ceremonies on Tuesday, celebrating with students and their families.