Academic Services

Kratz Center for Creative Writing

  • Campus residencies for renowned writers
  • Travel and study awards to student writers

Arts Facilities

Technology Resources

  • 24/7 access to more than 125 computer workstations
  • Wireless "hot spots" throughout campus
  • High-speed fiber optic Internetconnection
  • Digital arts classroom with industrystandard audio and video-editing hardware and software
  • Student Web portal for registering and accessing information


  • Fully equipped modern laboratories, observatory, and greenhouse
  • Television and audio production laboratories

Hughes Center for Field Politics

  • Internships in federal, state, and local government


  • Library — 300,000-volume, fully wired research facility, open 24/7
  • Information commons — 00-station computer lab and dozens of videoediting stations
  • Special Collections and Archives — Research and preservation facilities
  • Hyman Forum — An open amphitheater for public events
  • Silber Art Gallery
  • Goucher Student Radio
  • Pinkard Community Service and Intercultural Affairs Center
  • Jones Commons — A comfortable, private space for students living off campus
  • Alice's Restaurant — A gourmet café that serves light fare until 2 a.m.
  • Cardio-fitness loft

Athletics and Recreation

  • Six-lane synthetic outdoor track
  • 107,000 square foot turf field with lights
  • three grass practice fields and one stadium field for soccer, field hockey and lacrosse
  • eight tennis courts
  • two gymnasiums
  • six-lane swimming pool
  • Cardio Fitness Center
  • Strength and Conditioning Center
  • aerobics room
  • one racquetball and one squash court
  • paths and trails for running, walking, and riding
  • 10-hole Frisbee golf course

Offices and Departments