Admitted Students

Congratulations on your admission to Goucher College!

We are so excited you selected Goucher College when filling out college applications, and we hope you join our vibrant community! Choosing the right college is an important decision. Goucher offers several big advantages:

  • National Reputation. Named one of the top 10 most innovative colleges in the country by U.S. News & World Report, Goucher is also one of 40 select Colleges That Change Lives and listed as a top institution by the Princeton Review.  
  • A Transformative Curriculum. The Goucher Commons gives you the freedom to explore your ideas, pursue your own interests, and discover who you are becoming. You will also develop your critical-thinking, abstract-reasoning, and problem-solving skills. This will prepare you for the jobs of the future. 
  • Hands-on Learning. Put your education into action through collaborative research, internship and summer study opportunities, social justice programs in the local community, and campus leadership activities.
  • Global Perspective. One hundred percent of our our students study abroad—an experience that employers value. You can go for three weeks, a semester, or a year.
  • Excellent Opportunities. Seventy-eight percent of the Class of 2014 who took an outcomes survey,100 percent were employed and/or in graduate/professional school within one year of graduate school.

Below you can listen to President José Antonio Bowen discuss what a Goucher education offers. Following the steps on the right is just the beginning of a life-changing experience.

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    A message from President Bowen: Don't worry about your major.