About Us

Welcome to Georgian Court University!

Who We Are

Georgian Court University was founded in 1908 by the Sisters of Mercy and is located in Lakewood, New Jersey. The beautiful 156-acre campus is 60 miles from New York and Philadelphia and only 10 miles away from the Jersey shore. Georgian Court University offers a comprehensive liberal arts education in the Roman Catholic tradition, with a special concern for women. Although grounded in Roman Catholic faith, the university is open to and welcomes all faiths.

What We Do

Georgian Court University is a dynamic community committed to the core values of Justice, Respect, Integrity, Service and Compassion, locally and globally. GCU delivers a comprehensive liberal arts education taught by outstanding faculty, and the university offers distinguished programs and challenging undergraduate programs. Several specialty programs—offered off-site or online—give Georgian Court students convenient pathways to earning graduate and undergraduate degrees and certificates.


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Georgian Court University 2004 - 2018 | 900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701 | 732.987.2770